The first table below looks at the demand for Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 64 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Security Management 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.18% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.36% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £468 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £423
% change year-on-year
- +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 £55.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-41.81% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
655 552 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 77.42% 73.50% 61.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 250 220
Average daily rate £395 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 26 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.25 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Security Management
North West

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Management across the Cheshire region.

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 6 £510 - 1
Security Management
North West

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Security Management 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 Security Management.

1 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) Information Security Management
2 12 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (62.50%) CESG
4 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) Security Architecture
4 9 (56.25%) CISA
4 9 (56.25%) CISSP
5 8 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 8 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
5 8 (50.00%) TOGAF
6 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
6 7 (43.75%) BS7799
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
8 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (18.75%) GIS
10 2 (12.50%) Citrix
10 2 (12.50%) Project Management
10 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 2 (12.50%) Streaming Video
10 2 (12.50%) Clustering
10 2 (12.50%) SAN
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (12.50%) McAfee
10 2 (12.50%) LAN
10 2 (12.50%) WAN
10 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 2 (12.50%) Active Directory

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Security Management 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 Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Multimedia
2 2 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Security Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (62.50%) CESG
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (18.75%) GIS
5 2 (12.50%) Streaming Video
5 2 (12.50%) Clustering
5 2 (12.50%) PKI
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) AIX
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Information Security
2 12 (75.00%) Information Security Management
3 9 (56.25%) Security Architecture
4 8 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 8 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
4 8 (50.00%) TOGAF
5 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Content Management
6 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (12.50%) ISMS
7 1 (6.25%) Business Process Mapping
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
1 9 (56.25%) CISA
1 9 (56.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) BS7799
2 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix
1 2 (12.50%) McAfee
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Juniper