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 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Management
Rank 130 111 100
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Contract jobs citing Security Management 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.30% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
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£433 £563 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.11% +196.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.25 £32.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-64.84% -15.78%
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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
1967 1684 1218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 73.48% 71.60% 70.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1194 879 565
Average daily rate £375 £370 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 100 86
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) SEO
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Qualys
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) ISMS
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys