The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Management over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Management
Rank 148 132 130
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing Information Security Management 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.078% 0.066% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.090% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
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- £504 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £398 £450
% change year-on-year
+19.49% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.70 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year
-14.37% -
Information Security Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2988 2223 1942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 77.21% 73.46% 71.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1786 1197 973
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 102 92
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% +33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £53.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Information Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Information Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Information Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Information Security Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Information Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Information Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Information Security Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 3 - - 3
Information Security Management
England

Information Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Information 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 Information Security Management.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) CISA
3 2 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) SCADA
3 2 (50.00%) ISMS
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) COBIT
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (25.00%) hybris
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (25.00%) CESG
4 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) CEH

Information Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Information 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 Information Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Audit Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Communications Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) SCADA
3 1 (25.00%) CESG
3 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) ISMS
3 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) CISA
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (25.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) hybris