The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 421 455 476
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +21
Contract jobs citing Security Management 161 105 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 72 55
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£425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £312 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £416 £395
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +5.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Average hourly rate £36.75 £21.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £21.25 -
% change year-on-year
+111.76% -
Security Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38990 35877 38861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.32% 74.50% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24756 22624 22935
Average daily rate £415 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.10% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 994 1445
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Security Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Security Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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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
London +23 68 £450 -3.48% 21
South East +16 35 £475 +18.75% 11
North West +1 19 £425 +1.31% 2
South West -13 17 £390 -35.00% 1
West Midlands - 10 £225 - 3
Yorkshire +5 6 £283 - 2
East of England -24 5 £475 +18.75% 2
East Midlands +3 1 - -
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 184 (60.13%) Information Security
2 113 (36.93%) Information Security Management
3 90 (29.41%) CISSP
4 87 (28.43%) Finance
5 80 (26.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 65 (21.24%) Management Information System
7 64 (20.92%) Windows
8 59 (19.28%) CISM
9 55 (17.97%) Risk Management
10 51 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 48 (15.69%) Security Cleared
12 45 (14.71%) CISA
13 42 (13.73%) ITIL
14 40 (13.07%) Linux
15 39 (12.75%) UNIX
16 33 (10.78%) SC Cleared
16 33 (10.78%) Degree
16 33 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (10.13%) Firewall
18 30 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
18 30 (9.80%) ISMS
19 29 (9.48%) Banking
19 29 (9.48%) Penetration Testing
20 27 (8.82%) Security Architecture
21 26 (8.50%) Data Protection
22 25 (8.17%) PCI DSS
22 25 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
22 25 (8.17%) VMware
23 24 (7.84%) Risk Assessment
23 24 (7.84%) HP

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 20 (6.54%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 15 (4.90%) Apache
4 13 (4.25%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (2.29%) CloudStack
6 7 (2.29%) nginx
7 6 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (1.96%) Node.js
8 5 (1.63%) CMS
8 5 (1.63%) IIS
9 4 (1.31%) Joomla!
9 4 (1.31%) Jetty
10 1 (0.33%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.33%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.63%) MS Project
4 4 (1.31%) MS Office
4 4 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Summit
1 4 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.63%) IaaS
3 3 (0.98%) SaaS
4 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.13%) Firewall
2 20 (6.54%) DNS
3 12 (3.92%) Network Security
4 11 (3.59%) VPN
5 10 (3.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (2.61%) 3G
6 8 (2.61%) Broadband
6 8 (2.61%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.29%) SAN
8 6 (1.96%) LAN
9 5 (1.63%) WAN
9 5 (1.63%) SSL
9 5 (1.63%) Internet
10 4 (1.31%) Intranet
10 4 (1.31%) ATM
10 4 (1.31%) LDAP
10 4 (1.31%) SSH
11 2 (0.65%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.65%) Wireless
11 2 (0.65%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (2.29%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.63%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.63%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.31%) Data Mart
5 4 (1.31%) SQLPlus
6 3 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.98%) MySQL
7 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.65%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.33%) MSDE
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.33%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.31%) Hudson
3 3 (0.98%) PowerDesigner
3 3 (0.98%) ERwin
3 3 (0.98%) Maven
4 1 (0.33%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.33%) Ant
4 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 87 (28.43%) Finance
2 29 (9.48%) Banking
3 20 (6.54%) Legal
4 12 (3.92%) Financial Institution
4 12 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.61%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.63%) Advertising
7 3 (0.98%) Publishing
7 3 (0.98%) Retail
8 2 (0.65%) Billing
8 2 (0.65%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.65%) Games
8 2 (0.65%) Military
8 2 (0.65%) Law
9 1 (0.33%) Marketing
9 1 (0.33%) Local Government
9 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (17.65%) Analyst
2 47 (15.36%) Consultant
3 45 (14.71%) Security Analyst
4 42 (13.73%) Security Consultant
5 33 (10.78%) Architect
6 32 (10.46%) Security Manager
7 24 (7.84%) Security Architect
8 23 (7.52%) Information Manager
8 23 (7.52%) Information Security Manager
8 23 (7.52%) Project Manager
9 22 (7.19%) Information Analyst
9 22 (7.19%) Information Security Analyst
10 18 (5.88%) Security Specialist
11 17 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
12 12 (3.92%) Lead Security Consultant
12 12 (3.92%) Developer
13 11 (3.59%) 2nd Line Support
13 11 (3.59%) Information Specialist
14 10 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
14 10 (3.27%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.90%) Web Services
2 10 (3.27%) .NET
3 9 (2.94%) Middleware
4 4 (1.31%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.98%) LAMP
5 3 (0.98%) WCF
6 2 (0.65%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.65%) JNDI
6 2 (0.65%) CSS
6 2 (0.65%) SOAP
6 2 (0.65%) XML
6 2 (0.65%) JMS
6 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 2 (0.65%) REST
6 2 (0.65%) Akka
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.33%) HTML
7 1 (0.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 65 (21.24%) Management Information System
2 33 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.23%) CESG
5 14 (4.58%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (4.25%) PKI
7 9 (2.94%) Economics
7 9 (2.94%) Blackberry
8 7 (2.29%) Cryptography
8 7 (2.29%) Smart Meter
9 5 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
9 5 (1.63%) RMADS
9 5 (1.63%) GIS
10 4 (1.31%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.31%) PMI
10 4 (1.31%) Clustering
10 4 (1.31%) E-Learning
10 4 (1.31%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.31%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (1.31%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 64 (20.92%) Windows
2 40 (13.07%) Linux
3 39 (12.75%) UNIX
4 23 (7.52%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.94%) Solaris
8 8 (2.61%) Windows Vista
9 5 (1.63%) Android
9 5 (1.63%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.65%) AIX
12 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (60.13%) Information Security
2 113 (36.93%) Information Security Management
3 55 (17.97%) Risk Management
4 42 (13.73%) ITIL
5 30 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (9.80%) ISMS
6 29 (9.48%) Penetration Testing
7 27 (8.82%) Security Architecture
8 26 (8.50%) Data Protection
9 25 (8.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (7.84%) Risk Assessment
11 23 (7.52%) Project Management
11 23 (7.52%) Vulnerability Management
12 22 (7.19%) PRINCE2
13 20 (6.54%) Change Management
14 18 (5.88%) DevOps
15 16 (5.23%) Business Continuity
16 15 (4.90%) Data Security
17 14 (4.58%) Problem Management
17 14 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.86%) Java
2 15 (4.90%) SQL
3 10 (3.27%) Ruby
4 8 (2.61%) Python
5 7 (2.29%) C++
6 6 (1.96%) C#
7 4 (1.31%) C
7 4 (1.31%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.31%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.31%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.65%) Scala
9 2 (0.65%) Groovy
9 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 90 (29.41%) CISSP
2 59 (19.28%) CISM
3 48 (15.69%) Security Cleared
4 45 (14.71%) CISA
5 33 (10.78%) Degree
5 33 (10.78%) SC Cleared
6 10 (3.27%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.29%) CRISC
8 6 (1.96%) SSCP
8 6 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.63%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.31%) CCNP
10 4 (1.31%) ISACA
11 3 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.98%) PMP
11 3 (0.98%) CCSE
11 3 (0.98%) ISSAP
11 3 (0.98%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (26.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (8.17%) PCI DSS
3 19 (6.21%) SLA
4 18 (5.88%) QA
5 16 (5.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 13 (4.25%) COBIT
7 7 (2.29%) BS7799
7 7 (2.29%) ISO 9001
8 4 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 4 (1.31%) ISO 14001
8 4 (1.31%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.33%) GPG13
9 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (6.21%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.31%) NFS
3 4 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (5.88%) Nagios
2 11 (3.59%) Opsview
3 10 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (2.61%) Puppet
6 7 (2.29%) collectd
6 7 (2.29%) Icinga
7 6 (1.96%) Ansible
7 6 (1.96%) SCOM
8 3 (0.98%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.98%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (0.65%) SCCM
10 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 51 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.17%) VMware
3 24 (7.84%) HP
4 22 (7.19%) Oracle
5 17 (5.56%) Cisco
5 17 (5.56%) Qualys
6 15 (4.90%) CheckPoint
7 14 (4.58%) ArcSight
8 13 (4.25%) McAfee
8 13 (4.25%) Citrix
9 10 (3.27%) IBM
9 10 (3.27%) Sophos
10 8 (2.61%) Sun
10 8 (2.61%) Lumension
11 7 (2.29%) Akamai
12 5 (1.63%) SAP
13 4 (1.31%) EMC
13 4 (1.31%) NetApp
13 4 (1.31%) Nokia
14 3 (0.98%) Informatica
London
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 4 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £26.00 - £31.00 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
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