The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 128 132 127
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Security Management 10 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £287 £425 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.58% -7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £405 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £445 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £28.10 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-25.87% +81.29%
Security Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2126 2587 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.14% 81.15% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1257 1301 1149
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 56 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.28 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +1 6 £375 - 1
Renfrewshire - 2 £258 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Security Management
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Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (38.89%) Network Security
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) CISSP
4 6 (33.33%) CISM
4 6 (33.33%) PKI
4 6 (33.33%) Information Security Management
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) SIEM
4 6 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
5 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
5 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) Unix
6 4 (22.22%) CICS
6 4 (22.22%) Symantec
6 4 (22.22%) Intel Security
6 4 (22.22%) Mainframe
6 4 (22.22%) COBIT
6 4 (22.22%) Security Operations
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (16.67%) Splunk
7 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (16.67%) Threat Management
7 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 3 (16.67%) Qualys
7 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (22.22%) CICS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) AquaLogic
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) Tuxedo
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Network Security
2 3 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) ATM
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) DNS
4 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.56%) ISDN
4 1 (5.56%) LDAP
4 1 (5.56%) PABX
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) Symposium
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) WLAN
4 1 (5.56%) X.500
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Build Forge
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) CISSP Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Security Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) SIEM Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (11.11%) Security Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Support Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Vendor Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) PKI
2 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 4 (22.22%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.56%) CMDB
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Cybercrime
4 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) OS/390
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 6 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
2 6 (33.33%) SIEM
3 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (22.22%) Security Operations
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Threat Management
6 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
6 2 (11.11%) IT Audit
6 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) C++
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) CISM
1 6 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) CISA
3 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) MCP
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (22.22%) COBIT
3 3 (16.67%) PCI DSS
4 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (5.56%) RMADS
5 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) RACF
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) BladeLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Intel Security
1 4 (22.22%) Symantec
2 3 (16.67%) Qualys
2 3 (16.67%) Splunk
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Axway
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Lumension
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.56%) Sun
4 1 (5.56%) Verint
4 1 (5.56%) VMware