The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 36 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Security Management 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.32% 1.29% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 1.66% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £45.00
Security Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
242 301 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 77.81% 77.58% 72.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 166 110
Median daily rate £388 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.44% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £176 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £534 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £22.85 £30.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £135.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 7 (87.50%) PMI
2 7 (87.50%) PMI Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) LAMP
2 7 (87.50%) Brocade
2 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 7 (87.50%) Capacity Management
3 6 (75.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) MCTS
4 4 (50.00%) MCITP
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) UAG
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) RHCE
4 4 (50.00%) .NET

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 7 (87.50%) Apache
1 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 4 (50.00%) JBoss
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Web Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Web Hosting Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) LAMP
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) WAMP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Capacity Management
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Server Hardening
3 1 (12.50%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) PMI Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCITP
2 4 (50.00%) MCTS
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) RHCE
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Brocade
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) IBM