The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Officer role 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 Officer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Officer
Rank 105 108 103
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Security Officer 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.092% 0.048% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.053% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £575 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £525 £335
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +56.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - -
Security Officer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1961 1888 1701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.66% 90.60% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1118 981 792
Average daily rate £350 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 136 185
Average hourly rate £15.61 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.80% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Security Officer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Officer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Officer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Security Officer
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 Officer across the West Midlands region.

Security Officer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Security Officer
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 Officer across the West Midlands region.

Security Officer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Security Officer
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 Officer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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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 - 1 - -
Security Officer
England

Security Officer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Security Officer in their job title 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 with Security Officer in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) HND
1 4 (66.67%) BCP
1 4 (66.67%) BS7799
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Information Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Security
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (33.33%) Qualys
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Security Officer in their job title 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 with Security Officer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) BCP
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 4 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Information Management
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Security
1 4 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) HND
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) BS7799
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Qualys
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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