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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 123 112 131
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Contract jobs citing Security Management 16 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.31% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 3
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£390 £600 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £340 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £620 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £420 £391
% change year-on-year
-2.26% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £21.25 -
% change year-on-year
+111.76% -
Security Management
England

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
2371 1588 2188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.71% 70.96% 69.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1574 1069 1307
Average daily rate £395 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 78 148
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £11.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £43.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Management across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon - 10 £395 -
Bristol -14 3 £275 - 2
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 1
Somerset - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Security Management also 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 that cited Security Management.

1 15 (75.00%) Information Security
2 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 10 (50.00%) Information Security Management
5 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (30.00%) Degree
6 6 (30.00%) CISSP
6 6 (30.00%) SSCP
7 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 4 (20.00%) ISMS
8 4 (20.00%) Summit
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) ISO 14001
8 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
9 3 (15.00%) IBM
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) Windows
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
9 3 (15.00%) AS400
9 3 (15.00%) VMware
9 3 (15.00%) Firewall
9 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
9 3 (15.00%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (15.00%) Content Management
9 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Security Management also 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 that cited Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
1 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Objects Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.00%) AS400
2 3 (15.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Information Security
2 10 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (20.00%) ISMS
6 3 (15.00%) Content Management
6 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (15.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (10.00%) SABSA
7 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.00%) ITIL
8 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.00%) Project Management
8 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) Degree
3 6 (30.00%) CISSP
3 6 (30.00%) SSCP
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) MCSD
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (65.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (20.00%) ISO 14001
2 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) IBM
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
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