The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 147 175 193
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +18
Contract jobs citing Security Management 6 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 9
Average daily rate £338 £513 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.14% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £384 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £630 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+45.83% +17.07%
Security Management
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2644 4159 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.04% 80.90% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2091 3247 3422
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 20 (80.00%) Information Security
2 19 (76.00%) Information Security Management
3 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (40.00%) ISMS
5 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 7 (28.00%) Advertising
7 6 (24.00%) CISSP
7 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
7 6 (24.00%) Degree
7 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
7 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (16.00%) Investment Management
8 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (16.00%) Project Management
8 4 (16.00%) Windows
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.00%) Citrix
8 4 (16.00%) Banking
8 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
9 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
9 3 (12.00%) GSEC
9 3 (12.00%) GIAC
9 3 (12.00%) Debian
9 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (12.00%) CCIE
9 3 (12.00%) CCNP
9 3 (12.00%) CCNA
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (12.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) SSL
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Redis
General
1 7 (28.00%) Advertising
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Analyst
2 11 (44.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Information Analyst
3 8 (32.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Security Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Network Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Network Project Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Network Security Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Security Project Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix Support
7 1 (4.00%) Information Security Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) iPad
3 2 (8.00%) iPhone
3 2 (8.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.00%) Debian
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Information Security
2 19 (76.00%) Information Security Management
3 10 (40.00%) ISMS
4 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (16.00%) Investment Management
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Coaching
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 3 (12.00%) Microservices
6 3 (12.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) SIEM
7 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
8 1 (4.00%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) Go
2 3 (12.00%) PHP
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CISSP
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) AWS Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CCIE
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
2 3 (12.00%) CISA
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CISM
2 3 (12.00%) GIAC
2 3 (12.00%) GSEC
2 3 (12.00%) PCI QSA
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (24.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) BitLocker
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) XenApp
1 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Citrix
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco
2 3 (12.00%) Symantec
3 2 (8.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (8.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (8.00%) Qualys
3 2 (8.00%) Reuters
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Murex