The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 73 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 8 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.78% 0.40% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.43% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
Average daily rate £494 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.95% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £489 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
Security Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
954 936 941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.53% 94.26% 91.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 497 474
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £516 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 30
Average hourly rate £14.00 £21.55 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.03% +39.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £27.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Manager in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Security Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Security Manager in their job title 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 with Security Manager in their job title.

1 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) PKI
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Cryptography
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Military
6 1 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) CISA
6 1 (7.69%) CISM
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) MS Project
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) CISSP

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Security Manager in their job title 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 with Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (7.69%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) PKI
2 4 (30.77%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (15.38%) Security Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) ISMS
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) CITP
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ISACA
2 1 (7.69%) ISSEP
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco