The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 110 105 103
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Security Management 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.14% 0.100%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £408 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £375 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £31.56 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+15.67% -27.04%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1553 1476 1365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.82% 68.84% 68.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 931 813 662
Average daily rate £375 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 74 116
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.45 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham 0 2 - -
Coventry - 2 - - 2
Shropshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (53.33%) Information Security Management
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) CISSP
4 4 (26.67%) SAN
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 2 (13.33%) SSL
6 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (13.33%) SQLPlus
6 2 (13.33%) CISM
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Data Security
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQLPlus
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mart
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Security Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Security Officer
2 2 (13.33%) Security Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security Management
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Data Security
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) SEO
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Content Management
4 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Qualys
3 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (13.33%) Nimsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Spiceworks
4 1 (6.67%) Informatica