Period
to 7 December 2021

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 7 December 2021 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
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 176 124 205
Rank change year-on-year -52 +81 +46
Contract jobs citing Security Management 11 6 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.34% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 10
10th Percentile £494 £417 £362
25th Percentile £517 £430 £380
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £475 £481
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -1.30% +1.32%
75th Percentile £625 £544 £688
90th Percentile £640 £600 £691
Central London median daily rate £550 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +15.79% -2.56% +2.63%

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 3,710 1,773 5,083
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.04% 88.92% 90.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,858 1,332 4,010
10th Percentile £369 £313 £325
25th Percentile £463 £413 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +2.94%
75th Percentile £650 £602 £613
90th Percentile £750 £688 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 50
10th Percentile £18.40 £14.59 £12.00
25th Percentile £21.00 £22.38 £14.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year +18.64% +49.37% +5.61%
75th Percentile £61.00 £39.44 £24.50
90th Percentile £67.35 £46.53 £49.50
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.95 £20.83
% change year-on-year +13.10% +48.56% +11.39%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Security Management as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Security Management in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Security Management in the City of London

Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Security Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Security Management in the City of London

Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Security Management in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Security Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, 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 10 (90.91%) Information Security Management
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) ISMS
2 7 (63.64%) AWS
3 6 (54.55%) Azure
3 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
3 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (45.45%) COBIT
4 5 (45.45%) Data Security
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Internet
4 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (45.45%) GDPR
5 4 (36.36%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 4 (36.36%) Compliance Audit
5 4 (36.36%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (27.27%) CISSP
6 3 (27.27%) CISM
7 2 (18.18%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) CISA
7 2 (18.18%) ISEB
7 2 (18.18%) GCP
7 2 (18.18%) NCSC
7 2 (18.18%) AWS KMS
7 2 (18.18%) Social Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (18.18%) PKI
7 2 (18.18%) CRISC

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 7 (63.64%) AWS
2 6 (54.55%) Azure
3 2 (18.18%) AWS KMS
3 2 (18.18%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Social Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Security Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Security Technical Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Audit Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security Management
2 7 (63.64%) ISMS
3 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (45.45%) Data Security
4 4 (36.36%) Compliance Audit
4 4 (36.36%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
6 1 (9.09%) OWASP
6 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (9.09%) SABSA
6 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 3 (27.27%) CISM
2 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) CISA
3 2 (18.18%) CRISC
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB
4 1 (9.09%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
2 5 (45.45%) COBIT
2 5 (45.45%) GDPR
3 2 (18.18%) NCSC
3 2 (18.18%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) GRC
4 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (9.09%) ITGC
4 1 (9.09%) NIST
4 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (9.09%) SOC 2
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto