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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Management
Rank 128 115 116
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing Security Management 14 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.33% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £525 £433 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.38% -27.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £441 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +3.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.17 £28.10 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-38.91% +18.31%
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
2471 1823 1805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.88% 76.21% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1476 1147 980
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 72 125
Median hourly rate £24.00 £26.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £41.10 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Security Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Warwickshire -4 6 £675 - 2
Worcestershire -3 4 - -
Birmingham -4 3 £375 -34.78% 1
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 11 (68.75%) Information Security
2 9 (56.25%) Information Security Management
2 9 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (43.75%) ISMS
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
5 5 (31.25%) CISSP
5 5 (31.25%) CISA
5 5 (31.25%) CISM
6 4 (25.00%) MS Office
6 4 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (25.00%) Driving Licence
7 3 (18.75%) Fintech
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (18.75%) CRISC
7 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
7 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Service Management
7 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) Sun
8 2 (12.50%) Oracle
8 2 (12.50%) IIS

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Head of Information
2 3 (18.75%) Head of Information Security
2 3 (18.75%) Head of Security
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Deployment Officer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Head of IT
3 2 (12.50%) Head of IT Operations
3 2 (12.50%) Head of Operations
3 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Information Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (18.75%) Fintech
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 2 (12.50%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Information Security
2 9 (56.25%) Information Security Management
3 7 (43.75%) ISMS
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (25.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
6 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
6 3 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 2 (12.50%) Business Development
7 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
7 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CISA
1 5 (31.25%) CISM
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) CRISC
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) IISP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (12.50%) ISO22301
2 2 (12.50%) ISO27005
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 2 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
2 2 (12.50%) ION Trading
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Qualys
2 2 (12.50%) Sun
2 2 (12.50%) Tripwire
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix