Period
to 12 December 2019

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 6 months to 12 December 2019 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
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 94 96
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2 +6
Contract jobs citing Security Management 9 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.68% 0.81% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.99% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £650 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.71% - -
East of England median daily rate £375 £430 £485
% change year-on-year -12.79% -11.34% +94.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,092 1,315 1,340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 82.92% 82.24% 83.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 800 682
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £241 £206 £206
90th Percentile £588 £569 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £449 £425
% change year-on-year -5.29% +5.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 75 63
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £17.97 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.01% -5.42% -36.13%
10th Percentile £9.25 £12.59 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.10 £48.25 £47.00
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year - -49.30% +12.70%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 2019. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £520 -
Welwyn - 1 - -
Security Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
1 6 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) ISMS
2 4 (44.44%) Network Management
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (44.44%) Protective Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) IISP
3 3 (33.33%) NIST
3 3 (33.33%) ArchiMate
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) IBM

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 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) SSH
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) AppScan
1 2 (22.22%) Burp Suite
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) AutoIt
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Security Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Splunk Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Tester
4 1 (11.11%) CyberArk Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Ajax
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) RESTful
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
1 6 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) ISMS
2 4 (44.44%) Network Management
2 4 (44.44%) Protective Monitoring
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (33.33%) ArchiMate
4 2 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) OWASP
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Threat Management
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) IISP
3 2 (22.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (33.33%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (22.22%) WebInspect
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Acunetix
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) CyberArk
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy