Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 21 September 2018 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 142 160
Rank change year-on-year -23 +18 -8
Contract jobs citing Security Management 4 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.10% 0.55% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.65% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 20
Berkshire median daily rate £555 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.91% +22.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £270 £504 £315
90th Percentile £877 £593 £603
South East median daily rate £444 £490 £450
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.39 - -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,272 3,377 3,801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.50% 84.07% 82.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,635 1,706 2,064
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £568
South East median daily rate £435 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +5.07% +3.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 118 143
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.71% -11.43% -27.45%
10th Percentile £9.93 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.95 £39.75 £43.12
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.01% -11.11% -

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in Berkshire

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in Berkshire

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Management in Berkshire

Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Management in Berkshire

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
Reading -7 3 £210 -59.02% 2
Slough -5 1 £900 +60.00%
Security Management
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 2 (50.00%) DWDM
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Huawei
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Escalation Management
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (25.00%) GDPR
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Law

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support
1 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Optical Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Chief Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Escalation Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Huawei