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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 105 125 117
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing Security Management 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.040% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.048% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £52.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
-79.04% +122.22%

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
1474 2095 2218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.13% 82.87% 81.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 1130 1253
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 41
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.75 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +73.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.70 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £50.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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
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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +23 2 £425 -
Security Management
UK

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WLAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL

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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) WLAN
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) IT Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (40.00%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
4 1 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco