The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Management
England / London
Rank 346 377 343
Rank change year-on-year +31 -34  
Contract jobs citing Security Management 60 59 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.31% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 43 54
Median daily rate £488 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.40% +15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £602 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £393
% change year-on-year +9.09% +5.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16395 18853 17384
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.18% 85.15% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11793 13608 12215
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 194 249
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in London

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Management in London

Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Management in London

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrow - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £488 -
City of London -1 1 £575 +27.77% 6
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 74 (67.27%) Information Security
2 52 (47.27%) Management Information System
3 45 (40.91%) Information Security Management
4 35 (31.82%) Security Cleared
5 32 (29.09%) SC Cleared
5 32 (29.09%) CISSP
6 31 (28.18%) Risk Management
7 28 (25.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 26 (23.64%) Finance
8 26 (23.64%) CISM
9 22 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
10 20 (18.18%) Network Security
11 19 (17.27%) Risk Assessment
11 19 (17.27%) Unix
12 18 (16.36%) Windows
12 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (16.36%) Cybersecurity
13 17 (15.45%) PCI DSS
14 16 (14.55%) CISA
15 15 (13.64%) ITIL
15 15 (13.64%) Banking
15 15 (13.64%) Security Architecture
16 14 (12.73%) Data Protection
16 14 (12.73%) ISMS
16 14 (12.73%) Intrusion Detection
16 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
17 13 (11.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 12 (10.91%) Legal
18 12 (10.91%) Data Security
18 12 (10.91%) Cisco

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.55%) nginx
1 5 (4.55%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.91%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.91%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS Office
2 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.91%) MS Project
2 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.91%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (6.36%) PaaS
3 6 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.55%) GitHub
4 5 (4.55%) IaaS
4 5 (4.55%) SaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.18%) Network Security
2 14 (12.73%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (8.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (8.18%) Firewall
4 5 (4.55%) Internet
5 2 (1.82%) LDAP
5 2 (1.82%) SSL
6 1 (0.91%) DNS
6 1 (0.91%) LAN
6 1 (0.91%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.91%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.91%) SAN
6 1 (0.91%) Skype
6 1 (0.91%) SSH
6 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.91%) VPN
6 1 (0.91%) WAN
6 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.82%) GIS
2 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.91%) ActiveReports
3 1 (0.91%) Big Data
3 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.91%) OLAP
3 1 (0.91%) OLTP
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.91%) QlikView
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.91%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Bitbucket
1 5 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.82%) JIRA
3 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (23.64%) Finance
2 15 (13.64%) Banking
3 12 (10.91%) Legal
4 8 (7.27%) Retail
5 3 (2.73%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.73%) Wholesale Banking
6 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Advertising
7 1 (0.91%) French Language
7 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (21.82%) Consultant
2 22 (20.00%) Architect
3 16 (14.55%) Security Architect
4 15 (13.64%) Security Officer
5 14 (12.73%) Security Consultant
6 10 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
7 8 (7.27%) Security Manager
8 7 (6.36%) Analyst
8 7 (6.36%) Information Officer
9 6 (5.45%) Audit Consultant
9 6 (5.45%) Information Manager
9 6 (5.45%) Information Security Manager
9 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (5.45%) IT Consultant
10 5 (4.55%) DBA
10 5 (4.55%) Developer
10 5 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
10 5 (4.55%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.55%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (4.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (1.82%) .NET
3 1 (0.91%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.91%) MDX
3 1 (0.91%) OAuth
3 1 (0.91%) OAuth2
3 1 (0.91%) OpenID
3 1 (0.91%) RESTful
3 1 (0.91%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.91%) SAML
3 1 (0.91%) SOAP
3 1 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 52 (47.27%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.64%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.82%) Equities
5 2 (1.82%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.91%) Clustering
6 1 (0.91%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.91%) Derivative
6 1 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.91%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.91%) PKI
6 1 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.27%) Unix
2 18 (16.36%) Windows
3 11 (10.00%) Linux
4 5 (4.55%) CoreOS
5 3 (2.73%) CentOS
5 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.82%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (67.27%) Information Security
2 45 (40.91%) Information Security Management
3 31 (28.18%) Risk Management
4 22 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 19 (17.27%) Risk Assessment
6 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (16.36%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (13.64%) ITIL
7 15 (13.64%) Security Architecture
8 14 (12.73%) Data Protection
8 14 (12.73%) ISMS
9 13 (11.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 12 (10.91%) Data Security
11 11 (10.00%) Information Assurance
11 11 (10.00%) Project Management
12 8 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (6.36%) Business Continuity
13 7 (6.36%) Network Security Management
13 7 (6.36%) Quality Management
13 7 (6.36%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.55%) Go
1 5 (4.55%) SQL
2 2 (1.82%) C++
2 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 32 (29.09%) CISSP
2 32 (29.09%) SC Cleared
3 26 (23.64%) CISM
4 16 (14.55%) CISA
5 11 (10.00%) Degree
6 10 (9.09%) CRISC
7 7 (6.36%) PCI QSA
8 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (5.45%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (4.55%) CESG Certified Professional
9 5 (4.55%) CLAS
9 5 (4.55%) MCSA
10 4 (3.64%) CEH
10 4 (3.64%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (1.82%) ACCA
11 2 (1.82%) BC Cleared
11 2 (1.82%) CIMA
11 2 (1.82%) CITP
12 1 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (25.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (15.45%) PCI DSS
3 6 (5.45%) Data Quality
3 6 (5.45%) ISO27002
3 6 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (4.55%) COBIT
4 5 (4.55%) GDPR
4 5 (4.55%) Government Security Classifications
4 5 (4.55%) QA
5 4 (3.64%) PMO
6 2 (1.82%) BS25999
6 2 (1.82%) ISO 14001
6 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.82%) ISO22301
6 2 (1.82%) SLA
7 1 (0.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.91%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 7 (6.36%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.45%) Docker
3 5 (4.55%) Corosync
3 5 (4.55%) Squid
4 2 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) Kubernetes
1 5 (4.55%) Pacemaker
1 5 (4.55%) Puppet
1 5 (4.55%) Sysdig
2 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.91%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.91%) Cisco
3 9 (8.18%) Symantec
4 8 (7.27%) Dell
4 8 (7.27%) Oracle
5 7 (6.36%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.82%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.82%) Splunk
6 2 (1.82%) Sybase
6 2 (1.82%) Tufin
6 2 (1.82%) VMware
7 1 (0.91%) Aruba
7 1 (0.91%) CyberArk
7 1 (0.91%) F5
7 1 (0.91%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.91%) Remedy
7 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.91%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.91%) Tableau
7 1 (0.91%) TARGIT
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