The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 64 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Management 11 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.17% 0.39% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 0.49% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Average daily rate £700 £410 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.73% -19.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+45.83% +17.07%
Security Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
769 614 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.46% 79.64% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 377 351
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 46
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.67 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 10 £700 -
Security Management
North West

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 16 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 15 (83.33%) Legal
2 15 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (77.78%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (77.78%) TOGAF
3 14 (77.78%) Protective Monitoring
3 14 (77.78%) SABSA
3 14 (77.78%) Security Operations
4 12 (66.67%) Security Architecture
5 11 (61.11%) CISSP
6 9 (50.00%) CLAS
7 6 (33.33%) Identity Management
8 3 (16.67%) Internet
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.11%) VMware
9 2 (11.11%) Finance
9 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
10 1 (5.56%) Malware Analysis
10 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (5.56%) SFIA
10 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
10 1 (5.56%) Digital Forensics
10 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Degree

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 15 (83.33%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Architect
2 14 (77.78%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.11%) AWS Architect
3 2 (11.11%) CISSP Architect
3 2 (11.11%) CLAS Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (11.11%) SABSA Security Architect
3 2 (11.11%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) IT Architect
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Digital Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 15 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (77.78%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (77.78%) Protective Monitoring
3 14 (77.78%) SABSA
3 14 (77.78%) Security Operations
3 14 (77.78%) TOGAF
4 12 (66.67%) Security Architecture
5 6 (33.33%) Identity Management
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security
7 1 (5.56%) Information Security Management
7 1 (5.56%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) SFIA
7 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) CISSP
2 9 (50.00%) CLAS
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) VMware