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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 425 428 457
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Contract jobs citing Security Management 154 124 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 74 56
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £395
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.20 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -54.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £12.20 £12.60
% change year-on-year
+31.14% -3.17%
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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
37309 35800 38541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.52% 73.75% 71.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23546 22412 22771
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1058 970 1387
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 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
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 20 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 55 £459 -2.91% 13
South East +1 33 £418 +0.60% 9
North West +7 27 £430 +2.50% 2
South West -26 14 £390 -35.00% 3
Yorkshire +3 7 £365 - 3
West Midlands -6 7 - - 3
East of England -13 7 £463 +15.62% 1
North East -24 1 £475 +93.87%
Midlands - - - -
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 188 (61.64%) Information Security
2 114 (37.38%) Information Security Management
3 99 (32.46%) Finance
4 96 (31.48%) CISSP
5 79 (25.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 70 (22.95%) Management Information System
7 62 (20.33%) Windows
8 61 (20.00%) CISM
9 58 (19.02%) CISA
10 57 (18.69%) Risk Management
11 48 (15.74%) Microsoft
11 48 (15.74%) Security Cleared
12 40 (13.11%) Degree
13 39 (12.79%) UNIX
14 37 (12.13%) Linux
14 37 (12.13%) ITIL
15 34 (11.15%) Banking
16 32 (10.49%) SC Cleared
16 32 (10.49%) Firewall
17 27 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
18 26 (8.52%) ISMS
18 26 (8.52%) Penetration Testing
19 25 (8.20%) QA
19 25 (8.20%) PRINCE2
20 24 (7.87%) Project Management
20 24 (7.87%) Risk Assessment
20 24 (7.87%) Computer Science
21 23 (7.54%) VMware
21 23 (7.54%) SQL Server
22 22 (7.21%) Oracle

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (5.90%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.92%) Apache
2 15 (4.92%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.26%) MS Exchange
4 12 (3.93%) Node.js
5 11 (3.61%) CMS
5 11 (3.61%) nginx
6 10 (3.28%) Joomla!
7 8 (2.62%) CloudStack
7 8 (2.62%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (1.97%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.31%) IIS
11 3 (0.98%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.33%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.33%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.33%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 16 (5.25%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.30%) MS Project
4 6 (1.97%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.31%) MS Office
6 1 (0.33%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.33%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Summit
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.98%) SaaS
3 2 (0.66%) IaaS
3 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.49%) Firewall
2 18 (5.90%) DNS
3 14 (4.59%) Network Security
4 11 (3.61%) VPN
4 11 (3.61%) Intranet
5 10 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (2.62%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.30%) LAN
8 6 (1.97%) WAN
9 5 (1.64%) SSL
10 4 (1.31%) Internet
10 4 (1.31%) 3G
10 4 (1.31%) LDAP
10 4 (1.31%) ATM
10 4 (1.31%) Broadband
10 4 (1.31%) SSH
11 3 (0.98%) SAN
12 2 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.66%) Wireless
12 2 (0.66%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.31%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.98%) Data Mart
5 3 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.98%) SQLPlus
6 2 (0.66%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.66%) MySQL
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.33%) Big Data
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.33%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.33%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Maven
1 4 (1.31%) Hudson
1 4 (1.31%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.66%) Ant
2 2 (0.66%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (0.66%) ERwin
3 1 (0.33%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 99 (32.46%) Finance
2 34 (11.15%) Banking
3 21 (6.89%) Financial Institution
4 15 (4.92%) Legal
5 12 (3.93%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.61%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.30%) Publishing
8 5 (1.64%) Retail
9 4 (1.31%) Advertising
9 4 (1.31%) Military
10 3 (0.98%) Local Government
10 3 (0.98%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.66%) Marketing
11 2 (0.66%) Billing
11 2 (0.66%) Games
11 2 (0.66%) Law
12 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (16.72%) Consultant
2 48 (15.74%) Analyst
3 46 (15.08%) Security Consultant
4 36 (11.80%) Security Analyst
5 33 (10.82%) Security Manager
6 29 (9.51%) Architect
7 25 (8.20%) Project Manager
7 25 (8.20%) Information Manager
7 25 (8.20%) Information Security Manager
8 21 (6.89%) Security Specialist
9 20 (6.56%) Security Architect
10 16 (5.25%) Developer
11 15 (4.92%) Information Analyst
11 15 (4.92%) Information Security Analyst
11 15 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
12 14 (4.59%) Information Specialist
13 13 (4.26%) Information Security Consultant
13 13 (4.26%) Information Security Specialist
14 12 (3.93%) Lead Security Consultant
15 10 (3.28%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.57%) Web Services
2 9 (2.95%) .NET
2 9 (2.95%) Middleware
3 3 (0.98%) LAMP
3 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.98%) WCF
4 2 (0.66%) REST
4 2 (0.66%) Akka
4 2 (0.66%) Apache Camel
4 2 (0.66%) SOAP
4 2 (0.66%) JMS
4 2 (0.66%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (0.66%) JNDI
4 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (0.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.33%) Ajax
5 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 70 (22.95%) Management Information System
2 24 (7.87%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.57%) CESG
4 15 (4.92%) Economics
5 12 (3.93%) E-Learning
6 10 (3.28%) PKI
7 8 (2.62%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (2.30%) RMADS
9 6 (1.97%) CMDB
9 6 (1.97%) GIS
9 6 (1.97%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.64%) CESG CLAS
10 5 (1.64%) Clustering
11 4 (1.31%) CLARiiON
11 4 (1.31%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.31%) Symmetrix DMX
11 4 (1.31%) IBM Mainframe
12 3 (0.98%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.98%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.98%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 62 (20.33%) Windows
2 39 (12.79%) UNIX
3 37 (12.13%) Linux
4 19 (6.23%) Windows 7
5 12 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.95%) Solaris
7 8 (2.62%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.98%) Android
8 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.98%) AIX
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (61.64%) Information Security
2 114 (37.38%) Information Security Management
3 57 (18.69%) Risk Management
4 37 (12.13%) ITIL
5 27 (8.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (8.52%) Penetration Testing
6 26 (8.52%) ISMS
7 25 (8.20%) PRINCE2
8 24 (7.87%) Project Management
8 24 (7.87%) Risk Assessment
9 22 (7.21%) Data Protection
10 21 (6.89%) Security Architecture
10 21 (6.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (6.89%) Vulnerability Management
11 20 (6.56%) Change Management
12 19 (6.23%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (5.25%) Incident Management
13 16 (5.25%) Business Continuity
14 15 (4.92%) Data Security
14 15 (4.92%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.21%) Java
1 22 (7.21%) SQL
2 12 (3.93%) Ruby
3 8 (2.62%) C++
4 6 (1.97%) C
5 5 (1.64%) C#
6 4 (1.31%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.31%) Python
7 3 (0.98%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.98%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.66%) Groovy
8 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.66%) Scala
9 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 96 (31.48%) CISSP
2 61 (20.00%) CISM
3 58 (19.02%) CISA
4 48 (15.74%) Security Cleared
5 40 (13.11%) Degree
6 32 (10.49%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.28%) DV Cleared
8 8 (2.62%) CRISC
9 6 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.64%) MBA
10 5 (1.64%) SSCP
11 4 (1.31%) ISEB
11 4 (1.31%) ISACA
11 4 (1.31%) CCNP
12 3 (0.98%) CCNA
12 3 (0.98%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (25.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (8.20%) QA
3 20 (6.56%) PCI DSS
4 19 (6.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (5.90%) SLA
6 13 (4.26%) COBIT
7 8 (2.62%) BS7799
8 5 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 4 (1.31%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.98%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.66%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.33%) GPG13
12 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 21 (6.89%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.66%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (4.92%) Opsview
2 12 (3.93%) Nagios
3 11 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (2.95%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (2.62%) collectd
6 7 (2.30%) Ansible
7 6 (1.97%) Puppet
7 6 (1.97%) SCOM
8 4 (1.31%) Icinga
9 2 (0.66%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.33%) SCCM
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 48 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.54%) VMware
3 22 (7.21%) Oracle
4 14 (4.59%) HP
4 14 (4.59%) Citrix
5 12 (3.93%) Cisco
6 11 (3.61%) McAfee
7 10 (3.28%) SAP
8 9 (2.95%) Sophos
9 8 (2.62%) CheckPoint
9 8 (2.62%) Qualys
9 8 (2.62%) Akamai
9 8 (2.62%) IBM
9 8 (2.62%) Lumension
10 6 (1.97%) EMC
10 6 (1.97%) NetApp
11 5 (1.64%) ArcSight
12 4 (1.31%) Nokia
12 4 (1.31%) Isilon
13 3 (0.98%) Sun
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