Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 22 April 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 234 223
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 +42
Contract jobs citing Security Management 23 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.081% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.093% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 11
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -3.03%
10th Percentile £398 £470 £306
90th Percentile £638 £670 £518
Central London median daily rate £500 £519 £400
% change year-on-year -3.61% +29.69% -4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,193 5,354 5,717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.97% 87.21% 87.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,906 4,173 4,550
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £339 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £468
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 44 64
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.85 £21.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.46% -3.92% +8.49%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.50 £12.33
90th Percentile £38.50 £29.77 £53.53
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.44 £21.48
% change year-on-year +14.68% -18.80% +13.07%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in the City of London

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in the City of London

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Management in the City of London

Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 14 (60.87%) Information Security
2 13 (56.52%) Finance
3 12 (52.17%) ITIL
4 11 (47.83%) Banking
4 11 (47.83%) GDPR
5 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (34.78%) CISSP
5 8 (34.78%) CISM
6 7 (30.43%) SIEM
7 6 (26.09%) Patch Management
7 6 (26.09%) CISA
7 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
7 6 (26.09%) COBIT
7 6 (26.09%) Qualys
8 5 (21.74%) Information Security Management
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
8 5 (21.74%) AlienVault
8 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
8 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
9 4 (17.39%) Security Patching
9 4 (17.39%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
9 4 (17.39%) VBScript
9 4 (17.39%) VB
9 4 (17.39%) Change Management
9 4 (17.39%) McAfee
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft App-V

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Security Officer
2 3 (13.04%) IT Security Officer
3 2 (8.70%) Data Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) CIO
4 1 (4.35%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) GDPR Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Information Officer
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Information Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) PMI
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Information Security
2 12 (52.17%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) SIEM
4 6 (26.09%) Patch Management
5 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
5 5 (21.74%) Information Security Management
5 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (17.39%) Information Management
6 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 4 (17.39%) Release Management
6 4 (17.39%) Security Patching
7 3 (13.04%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
7 3 (13.04%) SDLC
8 2 (8.70%) Behavioural Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Compliance Management
8 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
1 4 (17.39%) VB
1 4 (17.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) CISM
1 8 (34.78%) CISSP
2 6 (26.09%) CISA
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
5 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) GDPR
2 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (26.09%) COBIT
4 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
4 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.35%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Nessus
2 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Qualys
2 5 (21.74%) AlienVault
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Ivanti
3 4 (17.39%) McAfee
4 3 (13.04%) CyberArk
5 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
5 1 (4.35%) Splunk
5 1 (4.35%) VMware