Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Security Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Management over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Management
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 55 39
Rank change year-on-year +5 -16 +34
Contract jobs citing Security Management 14 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.15% 0.63% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 0.75% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 19
Bedfordshire median daily rate £494 £500 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% -2.91% +8.42%
10th Percentile £460 £475 £300
90th Percentile £575 £525 £578
East of England median daily rate £488 £358 £504
% change year-on-year +36.36% -29.03% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Security Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 548 535 569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 84.18% 84.38% 84.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 356 371
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £263 £225 £246
90th Percentile £619 £591 £600
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 58
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.50% -68.00% +114.29%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.58 £10.00
90th Percentile £50.48 £14.00 £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £32.40 £25.00
% change year-on-year +14.20% +29.60% +3.65%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in Bedfordshire

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Security Management in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in Bedfordshire

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Management in Bedfordshire

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 7 £488 -2.50%
Security Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 13 (92.86%) CISSP
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 12 (85.71%) Retail
2 12 (85.71%) E-Commerce
3 10 (71.43%) PCI DSS
4 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
5 8 (57.14%) Project Management
5 8 (57.14%) Information Security Management
6 7 (50.00%) CISA
6 7 (50.00%) CISM
6 7 (50.00%) ITIL
6 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
6 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (50.00%) Degree
6 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
6 7 (50.00%) SDLC
6 7 (50.00%) ISMS
7 6 (42.86%) Security Operations
7 6 (42.86%) Compliance Management
7 6 (42.86%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (42.86%) COBIT
7 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
7 6 (42.86%) Mobile Commerce
8 5 (35.71%) GDPR
9 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
9 3 (21.43%) SIEM
10 2 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
10 2 (14.29%) SaaS

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
General
1 12 (85.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
1 8 (57.14%) Security Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Information Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) GDPR Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Information Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Information Security
2 12 (85.71%) E-Commerce
3 8 (57.14%) Information Security Management
3 8 (57.14%) Project Management
4 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 7 (50.00%) ISMS
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) SDLC
4 7 (50.00%) Security Architecture
5 6 (42.86%) Compliance Management
5 6 (42.86%) Mobile Commerce
5 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 6 (42.86%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 6 (42.86%) Security Operations
6 3 (21.43%) SIEM
6 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
7 2 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance
8 1 (7.14%) Active Listening
8 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) CISSP
2 7 (50.00%) CISA
2 7 (50.00%) CISM
2 7 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) PCI DSS
2 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (42.86%) COBIT
4 5 (35.71%) GDPR