The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Information Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Security (InfoSec)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 65 71
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6  
Contract jobs citing Information Security 17 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.43% 2.54% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 3.08% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 9
Median daily rate £525 £494 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% +16.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £402 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £618 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £56.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.55% +150.00%  

Information Security is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 975 1071 1164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.07% 82.32% 81.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 705 650
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 79 28
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.38 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £52.29
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Information Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Information Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security in Surrey

Information Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Information Security in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security in Surrey

Information Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Information Security in Surrey

Information Security
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley +12 6 £565 +2.26%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 3 £550 -
Staines -10 2 - - 3
Woking - 1 £468 -
Information Security
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Information Security.

1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 8 (22.22%) Capita
2 8 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (22.22%) SAP
2 8 (22.22%) GAMP
2 8 (22.22%) GCP
2 8 (22.22%) GMP
2 8 (22.22%) GxP
2 8 (22.22%) ERP
2 8 (22.22%) Coaching
3 7 (19.44%) Web Services
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 7 (19.44%) CISSP
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle
4 6 (16.67%) SOA
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (16.67%) REST
5 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
5 5 (13.89%) Drools
5 5 (13.89%) Information Assurance
5 5 (13.89%) BPMN
5 5 (13.89%) ANTLR
5 5 (13.89%) XACML
5 5 (13.89%) MyBatis
5 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
5 5 (13.89%) Apache Thrift

Information Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) SSL
2 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (5.56%) Network Security
3 2 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (2.78%) ADSL
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.78%) HSRP
4 1 (2.78%) ICMP
4 1 (2.78%) IPsec
4 1 (2.78%) ISDN
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) MPLS
4 1 (2.78%) PSTN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (2.78%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) ANTLR
1 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
1 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
1 5 (13.89%) JUnit
1 5 (13.89%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 8 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (11.11%) Legal
4 2 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
1 10 (27.78%) Consultant
2 8 (22.22%) Compliance Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) IT Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) IT Risk Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) Risk Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) Security Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Information Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Governance Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Security Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Web Services
2 6 (16.67%) REST
3 5 (13.89%) Apache Thrift
3 5 (13.89%) Drools
3 5 (13.89%) JMS
3 5 (13.89%) MyBatis
3 5 (13.89%) Spring
3 5 (13.89%) XACML
4 1 (2.78%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.78%) ActiveX
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (5.56%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Coaching
1 8 (22.22%) ERP
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) SOA
4 5 (13.89%) BPMN
4 5 (13.89%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (13.89%) Information Assurance
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (11.11%) SIEM
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (8.33%) Security Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.56%) BPR
7 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) CISSP
2 2 (5.56%) CISA
2 2 (5.56%) CISM
2 2 (5.56%) CRISC
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PMP
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) CCSA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) GCIH
3 1 (2.78%) GIAC
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) GAMP
1 8 (22.22%) GCP
1 8 (22.22%) GMP
1 8 (22.22%) GxP
2 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
4 2 (5.56%) SLA
5 1 (2.78%) ISO27002
5 1 (2.78%) ISO27005
5 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Capita
1 8 (22.22%) SAP
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) TIBCO
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) Aruba
5 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.56%) Intel
5 2 (5.56%) Juniper
5 2 (5.56%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.78%) CA
6 1 (2.78%) F5
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
Esher, Surrey
Vadis People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Esher, Surrey
Vadis People Services Ltd
Salary: 6 Month Fixed Term Contract - £40k-£50k pa pro rata
Posted: 5 days ago