The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Security Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Manager
England / South West
Rank 124 136 136
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 6 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Median daily rate £600 £429 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.94% -4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £415 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £506 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - £19.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2426 2850 2955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.59% 95.67% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1582 1937 1891
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £248 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 160 189
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.25 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Security Manager in the job title.

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Security Manager
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 Manager across the South West region.

Security Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Security Manager
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 Manager across the South West region.

Security Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Security Manager
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 Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Wiltshire +7 3 £625 +44.50% 1
Devon - 2 £575 -
Bristol -5 1 - - 3
Security Manager
England

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Security Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 16 (76.19%) Information Security
2 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (47.62%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (38.10%) CISSP
4 6 (28.57%) Retail
5 5 (23.81%) QA
5 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
6 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
6 4 (19.05%) CESG
7 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Banking
7 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
7 3 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) CISM
7 3 (14.29%) Firewall
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
7 3 (14.29%) Legal
7 3 (14.29%) ISO27002
8 2 (9.52%) Data Privacy
8 2 (9.52%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (9.52%) BYOD
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.52%) Security Management

Security Manager Skill Set
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 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
General
1 6 (28.57%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) CESG
2 2 (9.52%) BYOD
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Information Security
2 10 (47.62%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Data Privacy
6 2 (9.52%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Security Management
6 2 (9.52%) SIEM
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) CISSP
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) CISM
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CISA
5 1 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (4.76%) GCIH
5 1 (4.76%) IISP
5 1 (4.76%) PMP
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (23.81%) QA
3 3 (14.29%) ISO27002
3 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
4 2 (9.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (4.76%) COBIT
5 1 (4.76%) RMADS