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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 150 160 183
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 22 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.58% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.61% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 15
Median daily rate £540 £516 £484
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £416 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £780 £690 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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
3278 4409 5551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.01% 95.19% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2605 3474 4063
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 68 112
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 (61.90%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (28.57%) CISSP
4 11 (26.19%) Project Management
4 11 (26.19%) ITIL
4 11 (26.19%) Information Security
5 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 6 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) Banking
8 5 (11.90%) Degree
8 5 (11.90%) COBIT
8 5 (11.90%) SIEM
8 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
8 5 (11.90%) Firewall
8 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (9.52%) ISO27005
9 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 4 (9.52%) Change Management
9 4 (9.52%) CISM
9 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
9 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.52%) COSO
9 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
10 3 (7.14%) Legal
10 3 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley

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 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) Skype
3 1 (2.38%) SMTP
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) MySQL
1 1 (2.38%) Power BI
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 26 (61.90%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.38%) PlayStation
4 1 (2.38%) PMI
4 1 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (26.19%) Information Security
2 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Project Management
3 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 6 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.90%) SIEM
7 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
7 4 (9.52%) Change Management
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (4.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) CISSP
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 4 (9.52%) CISM
4 2 (4.76%) APMP
4 2 (4.76%) CISA
5 1 (2.38%) CEH
5 1 (2.38%) CISMP
5 1 (2.38%) CRISC
5 1 (2.38%) GCIA
5 1 (2.38%) GCIH
5 1 (2.38%) ISSAP
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.38%) MAPM
5 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.90%) COBIT
3 4 (9.52%) COSO
3 4 (9.52%) ISO27005
4 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
4 3 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (4.76%) QA
6 1 (2.38%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (4.76%) HP
2 2 (4.76%) Palo Alto
2 2 (4.76%) Sun
3 1 (2.38%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.38%) BT
3 1 (2.38%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Pega
3 1 (2.38%) Qualys
3 1 (2.38%) Sony
3 1 (2.38%) Splunk