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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Manager
Rank 72 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 6 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 0.23% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.24% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 10
Average daily rate £463 £353 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.20% -21.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.25 -
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
921 830 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.98% 95.18% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 441 440
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 22 31
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

Security Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) CISMP
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) CISSP
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (8.33%) Presales
6 1 (8.33%) OCR
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) ISMS
6 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
6 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Military
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) PKI
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (8.33%) Legal
6 1 (8.33%) MS Project

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Military
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) ISMS
6 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) OCR
6 1 (8.33%) Presales
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CISMP
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) IBM