The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Security Management over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 130 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Security Management 10 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.64% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £31.56 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+38.33% +1.69%
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
2389 2060 2046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.64% 73.23% 65.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1400 994 1040
Average daily rate £378 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.68% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 128 89
Average hourly rate £30.25 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.67 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.00 £44.90 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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 Security Management across the North West region.

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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 Security Management across the North West region.

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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 Security Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Cheshire +2 8 £400 -3.03%
Merseyside -3 1 £338 -28.94%
Manchester - 1 £430 - 3
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 30 (76.92%) Information Security
2 18 (46.15%) Finance
3 14 (35.90%) Management Information System
4 13 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 12 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 9 (23.08%) CISSP
6 9 (23.08%) Banking
7 8 (20.51%) Data Protection
8 7 (17.95%) QA
8 7 (17.95%) CISA
8 7 (17.95%) Information Security Management
9 6 (15.38%) CESG
9 6 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
10 5 (12.82%) Protective Monitoring
10 5 (12.82%) Zachman Framework
10 5 (12.82%) TOGAF
10 5 (12.82%) BS7799
11 4 (10.26%) ITIL
11 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
11 4 (10.26%) Firewall
11 4 (10.26%) GIS
11 4 (10.26%) Change Management
11 4 (10.26%) Validation
11 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
11 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
12 3 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (5.13%) CISM
13 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
13 2 (5.13%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
1 4 (10.26%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) EDRMS
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Consultant
1 20 (51.28%) Security Consultant
2 11 (28.21%) Lead Security Consultant
3 10 (25.64%) Security Architect
3 10 (25.64%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Solutions Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Information Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Author
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Author
7 2 (5.13%) Security Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Lead Security Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Security Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Information Security Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.38%) CESG
3 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.26%) GIS
5 3 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Information Security
2 13 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 12 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 8 (20.51%) Data Protection
5 7 (17.95%) Information Security Management
6 5 (12.82%) Protective Monitoring
6 5 (12.82%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (12.82%) TOGAF
7 4 (10.26%) Validation
7 4 (10.26%) ITIL
7 4 (10.26%) Change Management
8 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.13%) Service Continuity Management
8 2 (5.13%) Information Assurance
8 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.56%) Software Architecture
9 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) CISSP
2 7 (17.95%) CISA
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) ISACA
4 2 (5.13%) ISEB
4 2 (5.13%) CISM
4 2 (5.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
2 6 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (12.82%) BS7799
4 2 (5.13%) COBIT
5 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
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