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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 448 461 433
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Contract jobs citing Security Management 173 152 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.31% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.39% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 73 106
Median daily rate £444 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £550 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £404 £388
% change year-on-year
+8.31% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.70 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -57.18%
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
40513 39097 37433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.31% 78.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27151 25186 24001
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 905 1113 1137
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -0.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Security Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 39 £491 +22.81% 7
South East -56 31 £450 +11.41% 12
East of England +31 27 £425 +24.08% 2
North West -10 23 £330 -24.57% 8
North East - 16 £281 - 2
South West -3 13 £550 +29.41% 4
East Midlands +18 10 £565 +25.55% 1
West Midlands 0 8 £425 +8.62% 3
Yorkshire - 3 £385 - 6
Midlands - 2 £625 -
Security Management
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 203 (57.34%) Information Security
2 130 (36.72%) Information Security Management
3 126 (35.59%) CISSP
4 96 (27.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 89 (25.14%) Microsoft
6 84 (23.73%) Windows
6 84 (23.73%) Management Information System
7 78 (22.03%) ITIL
8 75 (21.19%) Risk Management
9 73 (20.62%) PCI DSS
10 63 (17.80%) Finance
11 58 (16.38%) Security Operations
12 56 (15.82%) CISM
13 55 (15.54%) Firewall
14 53 (14.97%) Security Architecture
15 50 (14.12%) ISMS
16 48 (13.56%) Project Management
16 48 (13.56%) Degree
17 44 (12.43%) Cybersecurity
18 43 (12.15%) Security Cleared
18 43 (12.15%) CISA
19 41 (11.58%) Cisco
20 37 (10.45%) Windows Server
21 35 (9.89%) Oracle
22 34 (9.60%) Incident Management
22 34 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
23 33 (9.32%) Information Assurance
23 33 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
24 32 (9.04%) Vulnerability Management
24 32 (9.04%) SC Cleared

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 27 (7.63%) IIS
2 15 (4.24%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.11%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (2.82%) Tuxedo
5 9 (2.54%) MQSeries
5 9 (2.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 8 (2.26%) Apache
6 8 (2.26%) Oracle Application Server
7 7 (1.98%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.69%) AquaLogic
8 6 (1.69%) JBoss
8 6 (1.69%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.85%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.82%) MS Office
3 10 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.26%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.69%) OpenText MBPM
2 4 (1.13%) SAP GRC
3 3 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.56%) HFM
4 2 (0.56%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.28%) IaaS
2 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 55 (15.54%) Firewall
2 31 (8.76%) Internet
2 31 (8.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 27 (7.63%) Network Security
4 22 (6.21%) SSL
5 15 (4.24%) DNS
5 15 (4.24%) SAN
5 15 (4.24%) Wireless
6 14 (3.95%) VPN
6 14 (3.95%) Wireless Security
7 8 (2.26%) DHCP
7 8 (2.26%) LAN
7 8 (2.26%) WAN
8 5 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (1.41%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.41%) VoIP
9 4 (1.13%) NAS
10 3 (0.85%) HTTP
10 3 (0.85%) SSH
11 2 (0.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (4.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.26%) MySQL
4 6 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.41%) VLDB
6 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.13%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.28%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
General
1 63 (17.80%) Finance
2 28 (7.91%) Legal
3 15 (4.24%) Banking
4 12 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.26%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.69%) Retail
7 5 (1.41%) Marketing
8 4 (1.13%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.56%) Front Office
9 2 (0.56%) Games
9 2 (0.56%) Law
9 2 (0.56%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.28%) French Language
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (20.90%) Analyst
2 59 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 58 (16.38%) Consultant
4 49 (13.84%) Security Consultant
5 48 (13.56%) Security Manager
6 43 (12.15%) Architect
7 35 (9.89%) Security Architect
8 30 (8.47%) Information Analyst
8 30 (8.47%) Information Security Analyst
8 30 (8.47%) Project Manager
9 26 (7.34%) Security Project Manager
10 21 (5.93%) Information Security Consultant
11 19 (5.37%) Business Analyst
11 19 (5.37%) Security Specialist
12 16 (4.52%) Security Engineer
13 14 (3.95%) Information Manager
13 14 (3.95%) Information Security Manager
14 12 (3.39%) Administrator
14 12 (3.39%) IT Consultant
14 12 (3.39%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.08%) Middleware
2 9 (2.54%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (2.26%) J2EE
3 8 (2.26%) LAMP
4 6 (1.69%) .NET
4 6 (1.69%) .NET Framework
4 6 (1.69%) JSP
5 3 (0.85%) WAMP
6 2 (0.56%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.28%) OpenID
7 1 (0.28%) SAML
7 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 84 (23.73%) Management Information System
2 33 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.91%) PKI
4 24 (6.78%) Data Centre
4 24 (6.78%) Security Operations Centre
5 16 (4.52%) PMI
6 11 (3.11%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (3.11%) Smartcard
7 10 (2.82%) Driving Licence
8 9 (2.54%) CESG
8 9 (2.54%) Computer Science
9 8 (2.26%) Cyberthreat
9 8 (2.26%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.69%) AS400
10 6 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (1.69%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (1.13%) Client/Server
12 4 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 84 (23.73%) Windows
2 37 (10.45%) Windows Server
3 32 (9.04%) Linux
4 28 (7.91%) Unix
5 23 (6.50%) Solaris
6 22 (6.21%) AIX
7 20 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.54%) OS/390
11 7 (1.98%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.85%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.56%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (57.34%) Information Security
2 130 (36.72%) Information Security Management
3 78 (22.03%) ITIL
4 75 (21.19%) Risk Management
5 58 (16.38%) Security Operations
6 53 (14.97%) Security Architecture
7 50 (14.12%) ISMS
8 48 (13.56%) Project Management
9 44 (12.43%) Cybersecurity
10 34 (9.60%) Incident Management
10 34 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 33 (9.32%) Information Assurance
12 32 (9.04%) Vulnerability Management
13 31 (8.76%) PRINCE2
14 29 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (8.19%) Penetration Testing
15 28 (7.91%) Data Protection
15 28 (7.91%) TOGAF
16 26 (7.34%) Change Management
17 25 (7.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.08%) PowerShell
2 17 (4.80%) C
3 16 (4.52%) Java
4 12 (3.39%) Perl
5 10 (2.82%) SQL
6 8 (2.26%) C++
6 8 (2.26%) PHP
6 8 (2.26%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.41%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.13%) Python
8 4 (1.13%) VBScript
9 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 126 (35.59%) CISSP
2 56 (15.82%) CISM
3 48 (13.56%) Degree
4 43 (12.15%) CISA
4 43 (12.15%) Security Cleared
5 32 (9.04%) SC Cleared
6 20 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (5.37%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (4.52%) PMI Certification
9 13 (3.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 13 (3.67%) CEH
9 13 (3.67%) IISP
10 11 (3.11%) MCSA
11 9 (2.54%) CESG Certified Professional
11 9 (2.54%) CLAS
12 8 (2.26%) CCNP
12 8 (2.26%) DV Cleared
13 7 (1.98%) CCNA
14 6 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (1.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (27.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (20.62%) PCI DSS
3 32 (9.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 24 (6.78%) COBIT
5 12 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
5 12 (3.39%) ISO 9001
5 12 (3.39%) ISO27005
6 11 (3.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 8 (2.26%) ISAE 3402
7 8 (2.26%) SLA
8 7 (1.98%) ISO27002
8 7 (1.98%) QA
9 5 (1.41%) ISO22301
10 4 (1.13%) GPG13
10 4 (1.13%) GxP
11 3 (0.85%) COSO
11 3 (0.85%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.85%) JSP 440
11 3 (0.85%) SAS 70
12 2 (0.56%) RMADS
System Software
1 31 (8.76%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.93%) UAG
3 14 (3.95%) ISA Server
4 9 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.41%) vSphere
6 4 (1.13%) BitLocker
6 4 (1.13%) XenApp
6 4 (1.13%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.56%) Samba
7 2 (0.56%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.28%) Docker
8 1 (0.28%) HDFS
8 1 (0.28%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 15 (4.24%) WSUS
2 9 (2.54%) Puppet
3 8 (2.26%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (1.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (1.13%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (1.13%) Data Guard
5 4 (1.13%) Foglight
5 4 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.13%) SCCM
6 3 (0.85%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (0.85%) RSA Security Analytics
7 2 (0.56%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.28%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.28%) EnCase
8 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.28%) SELinux
Vendors
1 89 (25.14%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.58%) Cisco
3 35 (9.89%) Oracle
4 26 (7.34%) IBM
5 20 (5.65%) VMware
6 19 (5.37%) Sun
7 18 (5.08%) Citrix
7 18 (5.08%) Intel Security
8 13 (3.67%) Red Hat
9 12 (3.39%) ArcSight
10 11 (3.11%) Brocade
11 9 (2.54%) CheckPoint
11 9 (2.54%) Qualys
12 8 (2.26%) Barracuda Networks
12 8 (2.26%) Tripwire
13 7 (1.98%) BMC
13 7 (1.98%) Symantec
14 6 (1.69%) Axway
14 6 (1.69%) Fujitsu
15 5 (1.41%) F5
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Rate: From £400 to £450 per day Market rates [negotiable]
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: From £375 to £475 per day 6 Moth Contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago