The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Information Security Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Information Security Governance over the 3 months to 26 June 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 Governance
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 591 637 639
Rank change year-on-year +46 +2  
Contract jobs citing Information Security Governance 16 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.026% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.032% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 1
Median daily rate £625 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £580 £450
% change year-on-year -13.79% +28.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Information Security Governance 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39704 44234 45146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.45% 83.33% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25886 29348 28980
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1071 1257
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Information Security Governance
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Governance in the UK

Information Security Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Governance in the UK

Information Security Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Governance over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security Governance in the UK

Information Security Governance
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Governance within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England +37 15 £625 +13.63% 8
London -4 9 £675 +52.54% 2
South East - 6 £500 - 1
Surrey - 3 £475 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £525 -
Staines - 2 - - 1
Scotland +33 1 - -
City of London -5 1 £675 +63.63% 1
Newbury - 1 £550 -
Croydon - 1 £600 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Information Security Governance.

1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 15 (68.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (59.09%) CISM
4 12 (54.55%) Finance
4 12 (54.55%) CISSP
5 10 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (40.91%) PCI DSS
6 9 (40.91%) Risk Management
7 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
7 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (36.36%) CISA
8 7 (31.82%) Legal
8 7 (31.82%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (31.82%) Information Assurance
8 7 (31.82%) ISMS
8 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 6 (27.27%) Degree
9 6 (27.27%) ITIL
10 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (22.73%) RMADS
10 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
10 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
10 5 (22.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 5 (22.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
11 4 (18.18%) SaaS
11 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
11 4 (18.18%) CRISC
11 4 (18.18%) COBIT
11 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (18.18%) Security Management

Information Security Governance
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
2 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Legal
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Electronics
4 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Security Manager
2 7 (31.82%) Information Manager
2 7 (31.82%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (27.27%) Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Risk Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Architect
5 4 (18.18%) Security Architect
6 3 (13.64%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Information Risk Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security Project Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security Risk Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
6 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Office 365 Architect
7 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (9.09%) PMI
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Smart Energy
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Information Security
2 10 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (40.91%) Risk Management
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) Information Assurance
5 7 (31.82%) ISMS
5 7 (31.82%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
8 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
8 4 (18.18%) Security Management
9 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
9 3 (13.64%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
9 3 (13.64%) Project Management
9 3 (13.64%) SIEM
10 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
10 2 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CISM
2 12 (54.55%) CISSP
3 8 (36.36%) CISA
4 6 (27.27%) Degree
5 5 (22.73%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) CRISC
7 2 (9.09%) CEH
7 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (9.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 2 (9.09%) Master's Degree
7 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
8 1 (4.55%) IISP
8 1 (4.55%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (68.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (40.91%) PCI DSS
3 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (22.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (22.73%) RMADS
5 4 (18.18%) COBIT
6 2 (9.09%) GDPR
6 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (4.55%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) CyberArk
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