The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 144 186 192
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 20 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 12
Median daily rate £525 £488 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £338 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £710 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £483 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
Security Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3227 5435 5502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.87% 94.67% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2614 4188 4090
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 95 71
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security Manager
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 Manager across the City of London region.

Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Security Manager
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 Manager across the City of London region.

Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) Project Management
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
4 7 (21.88%) CISSP
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco
5 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (15.63%) Degree
6 5 (15.63%) COBIT
6 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
6 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
6 5 (15.63%) Information Security
6 5 (15.63%) Firewall
6 5 (15.63%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (12.50%) ISO27005
7 4 (12.50%) COSO
7 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (9.38%) SIEM
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.38%) Banking
8 3 (9.38%) Change Management
8 3 (9.38%) Advertising
8 3 (9.38%) VoIP

Security Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) VoIP
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) HTTP
4 1 (3.13%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) Skype
4 1 (3.13%) SMTP
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) tcpdump
4 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) Power BI
1 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Advertising
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) CCTV
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Unix
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
1 10 (31.25%) Project Management
1 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.63%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Information Security
5 4 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) SIEM
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 2 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Contingency Planning
8 1 (3.13%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) CISSP
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) APMP
3 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CEH
4 1 (3.13%) CISA
4 1 (3.13%) GCIA
4 1 (3.13%) GCIH
4 1 (3.13%) GIAC
4 1 (3.13%) ISSAP
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MAPM
4 1 (3.13%) PMP
4 1 (3.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.63%) COBIT
3 4 (12.50%) COSO
3 4 (12.50%) ISO27005
4 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
6 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) NetApp
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.13%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Qualys
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Splunk
4 1 (3.13%) Sun
4 1 (3.13%) WorldPay