Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 November 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 82 97
Rank change year-on-year -11 +15 -1
Contract jobs citing Security Management 6 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.47% 0.97% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.15% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Cheshire median daily rate £275 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.25% -20.00% -19.52%
10th Percentile £263 £299 £475
90th Percentile £288 £521 £525
North West median daily rate £563 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +40.63% -15.79% -19.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West 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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,107 1,133 1,262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 85.88% 84.36% 86.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 729 812 905
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £249
90th Percentile £538 £618 £620
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 40 31
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.60 £13.00 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.38% -33.76% +12.14%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.03 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £35.00 £33.75
North West median hourly rate £21.76 £28.00 £21.05
% change year-on-year -22.29% +33.05% -30.20%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in Cheshire

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in Cheshire

Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Management in Cheshire

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Crewe - 2 - -
Warrington -1 1 - - 1
Knutsford - 1 - - 2
Security Management
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) ISMS
2 2 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
3 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) IT Audit
3 1 (16.67%) Data Encryption
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (16.67%) Due Diligence
3 1 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) JDE CNC Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) JDE Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Due Diligence Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Encryption
3 1 (16.67%) Due Diligence
3 1 (16.67%) IT Audit
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (16.67%) Sophos