The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 3 months to 30 March 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 / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 52 62
Contract jobs citing Security Management 0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 1.00% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.33% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Median daily rate - £380 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +12.50% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £51.25 £23.63
% change year-on-year -78.53% +116.93%  

Security Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 456 528 527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 77.68% 75.64% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 283 273
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +134.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £8.50 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Security Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in Hertfordshire

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in Hertfordshire

Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Management in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (33.33%) IISP
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISM

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CEH
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) IISP
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System