The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 58 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SIEM 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £395
% change year-on-year
- +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SIEM
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
526 522 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 71.37% 67.97% 69.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 301 298
Average daily rate £391 £365 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.19% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% -87.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SIEM across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SIEM
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SIEM across the Birmingham region.

SIEM Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

SIEM
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SIEM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SIEM.

1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing SIEM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SIEM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory