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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 141 131 124
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing Security Management 9 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.033% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.042% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £230 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 - £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 - £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £11.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+182.17% -64.84%
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
2480 2388 2024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.08% 79.26% 76.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1413 1285 1094
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 65 26
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 - 4 £525 - 2
Glasgow - 3 £150 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £230 - 3
Security Management
UK

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Identity Management
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security Management
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) SIEM
4 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (25.00%) CISA
4 3 (25.00%) CISM
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) PKI
4 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (25.00%) CISSP
4 3 (25.00%) RACF
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) CICS
4 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) MCP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) MCSE
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft

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 3 (25.00%) CICS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) ATM
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) ISDN
4 1 (8.33%) LDAP
4 1 (8.33%) PABX
4 1 (8.33%) Symposium
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) X.500
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) CISSP Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Service Architect
2 2 (16.67%) SIEM Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Identity Management
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security Management
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) SIEM
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Service Continuity Management
5 2 (16.67%) Service Design
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISA
1 3 (25.00%) CISM
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
2 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) RACF
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (8.33%) Lumension
2 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec
2 1 (8.33%) Verint
2 1 (8.33%) VMware