The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Security Officer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Officer
Rank 140 - 144
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Officer 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% - 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £219 - £130
UK excluding London median daily rate £195 £438 £341
% change year-on-year
-55.42% +28.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 - £28.99
Security Officer
England

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
2892 3063 2895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.79% 95.42% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1871 1953 1895
Median daily rate £365 £373 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 202 173
Median hourly rate £26.50 £19.03 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.25% -4.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.19 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Security Officer
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 Officer across the South West region.

Security Officer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Security Officer
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 Officer across the South West region.

Security Officer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Security Officer
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 Officer within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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 - 3 £288 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £150 - 1
Security Officer
England

Security Officer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Security Officer 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 Officer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (28.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (28.57%) ISO27002
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) NetWare
4 2 (28.57%) Extranet
5 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) HND
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) ISMS
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) CCTV

Security Officer 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Extranet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CCTV
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) NetWare
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) ISMS
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (28.57%) ISO27002
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL