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 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 124 137 127
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing Security Management 23 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 0.22% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.28% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 9
Median daily rate £500 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £425 £400
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
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
2370 2479 2315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.86% 77.32% 77.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1585 1662 1550
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 111 103
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.63 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £55.00 £42.50
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 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 25 July 2016.

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 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
Bristol +7 12 £500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £550 - 2
Somerset +18 4 £351 -
Wiltshire -7 2 £543 +31.51%
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 South West region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 16 (59.26%) Information Security
2 14 (51.85%) Information Security Management
3 13 (48.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (33.33%) CISSP
5 8 (29.63%) Project Management
5 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
5 8 (29.63%) ISMS
5 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
7 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (18.52%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) SIEM
8 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.81%) Coaching
8 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
8 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
8 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
8 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
8 4 (14.81%) Mitel
8 4 (14.81%) Banking
8 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
8 4 (14.81%) VoIP
8 4 (14.81%) Internet
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.81%) CCNA

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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.11%) MS Project
4 1 (3.70%) MS Office
4 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
1 4 (14.81%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Security Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Security Project Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Head of Information
5 2 (7.41%) Head of Security
5 2 (7.41%) Information Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Information Risk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) IT Risk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) CESG
3 2 (7.41%) Fintech
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Information Security
2 14 (51.85%) Information Security Management
3 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (29.63%) ISMS
3 8 (29.63%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Risk Management
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
5 4 (14.81%) Coaching
5 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
5 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
5 4 (14.81%) Process Management
5 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Security Operations
5 4 (14.81%) SIEM
6 3 (11.11%) IT Audit
6 3 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
3 4 (14.81%) CCNA
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.11%) GCIH
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.70%) CISM
6 1 (3.70%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (48.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) HMG Infosec
2 2 (7.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.41%) RMADS
3 1 (3.70%) ISO27002
3 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) Mitel
2 1 (3.70%) ArcSight
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco
2 1 (3.70%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (3.70%) Forcepoint
2 1 (3.70%) VMware