Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for ISMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ISMS over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 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 Management System (ISMS)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing ISMS 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.17% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median daily rate - - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £350 £390
% change year-on-year - -10.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

ISMS is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 304 296 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 89.15% 86.55% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 139 118
Watford median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £213 £200 £205
90th Percentile £550 £575 £541
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +2.36% +0.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 3
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +100.00% +45.00%
10th Percentile £14.20 £15.98 £13.65
90th Percentile £51.13 £40.00 £14.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.84 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.88% -32.66% +35.14%

ISMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing ISMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for ISMS in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ISMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for ISMS.

1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Sony
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Law
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (25.00%) SANS
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (25.00%) IDA Disassembler
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

ISMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 3 (75.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Test Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Operational Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) GISP
1 1 (25.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sony
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft