The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Management
England / South West
Rank 124 140 133
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing Security Management 15 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.27% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.33% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Median daily rate £365 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2162 2422 2488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.33% 81.36% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1434 1657 1630
Median daily rate £400 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 117 98
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.84 £20.63 £15.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Bristol +17 10 £530 +41.33% 2
Wiltshire +3 4 £365 +16.80%
Dorset - 1 £363 -
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 South West region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 20 (68.97%) Information Security
2 19 (65.52%) Information Security Management
3 15 (51.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (44.83%) Management Information System
5 11 (37.93%) ISMS
6 10 (34.48%) CISSP
7 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
7 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
7 8 (27.59%) Data Protection
8 7 (24.14%) CISA
8 7 (24.14%) DNS
8 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
9 6 (20.69%) ITIL
9 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.69%) Firewall
9 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
9 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
9 6 (20.69%) SIEM
9 6 (20.69%) BitLocker
10 5 (17.24%) Capacity Management
10 5 (17.24%) Security Architecture
10 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (17.24%) Migration
10 5 (17.24%) Change Management
10 5 (17.24%) Wireless
10 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
10 5 (17.24%) Windows
10 5 (17.24%) SSL
10 5 (17.24%) Project Management

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) Firewall
3 5 (17.24%) SSL
3 5 (17.24%) Wireless
4 4 (13.79%) LAN
4 4 (13.79%) NetScaler
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.79%) VPN
4 4 (13.79%) WAN
5 3 (10.34%) Skype
6 2 (6.90%) DHCP
6 2 (6.90%) Network Security
7 1 (3.45%) DMZ
7 1 (3.45%) Internet
7 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Security Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Information Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Security Specialist
6 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Information Security Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Information Security
2 19 (65.52%) Information Security Management
3 11 (37.93%) ISMS
4 8 (27.59%) Data Protection
5 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
6 6 (20.69%) ITIL
6 6 (20.69%) ITIL V3
6 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (20.69%) SIEM
7 5 (17.24%) Capacity Management
7 5 (17.24%) Change Management
7 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (17.24%) Migration
7 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
7 5 (17.24%) Security Architecture
8 4 (13.79%) Computer Security
8 4 (13.79%) Data Encryption
8 4 (13.79%) Information Assurance
8 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) CISSP
2 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) CISA
4 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
5 4 (13.79%) SANS
6 3 (10.34%) Degree
7 1 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (3.45%) CISM
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) BitLocker
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Aruba
2 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
2 4 (13.79%) Citrix
2 4 (13.79%) Intel Security
2 4 (13.79%) Juniper
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat