The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Manager
North West / Cheshire
Rank 47 71 58
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 0.11% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.12% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £576 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £469
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £19.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 826 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.12% 92.91% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 533 385
Median daily rate £388 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 44
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.77 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.03 £35.00 £44.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured Security Manager in the job title.

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Security Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP