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 22 June 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
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 381 393 389
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4  
Contract jobs citing Security Management 35 38 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 25
Median daily rate £475 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £400 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £800 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.17 £28.10
% change year-on-year - -38.91%  

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 17963 18514 19265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.65% 85.29% 82.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12871 13532 13649
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 162 262
Median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -2.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £44.00 £55.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 22 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 22 June 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
City of London 0 5 £478 +19.37% 3
West End of London +10 1 £538 -17.30%
Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 65 (68.42%) Information Security
2 49 (51.58%) Management Information System
3 42 (44.21%) Information Security Management
4 28 (29.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (28.42%) ISMS
6 24 (25.26%) Risk Management
6 24 (25.26%) Finance
7 22 (23.16%) Risk Assessment
8 21 (22.11%) Windows
8 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
9 20 (21.05%) Legal
9 20 (21.05%) Banking
10 19 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
11 18 (18.95%) CISSP
12 17 (17.89%) Data Protection
13 16 (16.84%) Security Cleared
13 16 (16.84%) Linux
14 15 (15.79%) Information Assurance
15 14 (14.74%) PCI DSS
15 14 (14.74%) Penetration Testing
15 14 (14.74%) ITIL
15 14 (14.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
16 13 (13.68%) Unix
16 13 (13.68%) Project Management
16 13 (13.68%) CISM
17 12 (12.63%) DevOps
18 11 (11.58%) Intrusion Detection
18 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (10.53%) CISA

Security Management
Co-occurring 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 7 (7.37%) OpenStack
2 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.16%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (3.16%) Confluence
4 1 (1.05%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.32%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (7.37%) GitHub
2 7 (7.37%) PaaS
3 6 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.26%) IaaS
4 5 (5.26%) SaaS
5 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (3.16%) Bluemix
6 3 (3.16%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (3.16%) SoftLayer
7 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.58%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (10.53%) Network Security
3 9 (9.47%) Firewall
4 4 (4.21%) SSL
5 3 (3.16%) VPN
6 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.11%) Intranet
6 2 (2.11%) IPsec
6 2 (2.11%) LDAP
7 1 (1.05%) DNS
7 1 (1.05%) Internet
7 1 (1.05%) LAN
7 1 (1.05%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.05%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.05%) SAN
7 1 (1.05%) Skype
7 1 (1.05%) SSH
7 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.05%) WAN
7 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) Big Data
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.05%) OLAP
5 1 (1.05%) OLTP
5 1 (1.05%) QlikView
5 1 (1.05%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Bitbucket
1 5 (5.26%) JIRA
2 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.11%) Artifactory
3 2 (2.11%) Gerrit
3 2 (2.11%) GitLab
3 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.11%) Maven
General
1 24 (25.26%) Finance
2 20 (21.05%) Banking
2 20 (21.05%) Legal
3 8 (8.42%) Retail
4 5 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Wholesale Banking
6 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.05%) Advertising
7 1 (1.05%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (20.00%) Consultant
2 13 (13.68%) Security Officer
3 11 (11.58%) Analyst
4 10 (10.53%) Security Consultant
5 9 (9.47%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) Security Analyst
6 8 (8.42%) Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Information Security Officer
6 8 (8.42%) Security Architect
6 8 (8.42%) Security Manager
7 7 (7.37%) Information Officer
8 5 (5.26%) Audit Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) IT Analyst
8 5 (5.26%) IT Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Information Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (4.21%) IT Risk Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) IT Security Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.32%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (2.11%) .NET
3 1 (1.05%) MDX
3 1 (1.05%) OAuth
3 1 (1.05%) OAuth2
3 1 (1.05%) OpenID
3 1 (1.05%) RESTful
3 1 (1.05%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.05%) SAML
3 1 (1.05%) SOAP
3 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (51.58%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.37%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (4.21%) CESG
4 3 (3.16%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.16%) PKI
4 3 (3.16%) Replication
5 2 (2.11%) Blog
5 2 (2.11%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.11%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.05%) Clustering
6 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.05%) Equities
6 1 (1.05%) FMCG
6 1 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.05%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.05%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.05%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.11%) Windows
2 16 (16.84%) Linux
3 13 (13.68%) Unix
4 5 (5.26%) CoreOS
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (68.42%) Information Security
2 42 (44.21%) Information Security Management
3 27 (28.42%) ISMS
4 24 (25.26%) Risk Management
5 22 (23.16%) Risk Assessment
6 19 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (17.89%) Data Protection
8 15 (15.79%) Information Assurance
9 14 (14.74%) ITIL
9 14 (14.74%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (13.68%) Project Management
11 12 (12.63%) DevOps
12 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (10.53%) Security Operations
13 10 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 9 (9.47%) Data Analysis
14 9 (9.47%) SIEM
15 8 (8.42%) Security Architecture
16 7 (7.37%) Identity Access Management
17 6 (6.32%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.26%) Go
2 4 (4.21%) SQL
3 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) CISSP
2 16 (16.84%) Security Cleared
3 13 (13.68%) CISM
3 13 (13.68%) SC Cleared
4 10 (10.53%) CISA
4 10 (10.53%) Degree
5 6 (6.32%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 5 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (4.21%) CEH
7 4 (4.21%) Master's Degree
7 4 (4.21%) PCI QSA
8 3 (3.16%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (2.11%) ISACA
9 2 (2.11%) ISEB
9 2 (2.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 1 (1.05%) CLAS
10 1 (1.05%) IIBA
10 1 (1.05%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (29.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (14.74%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 14 (14.74%) PCI DSS
3 8 (8.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (7.37%) SLA
5 6 (6.32%) COBIT
5 6 (6.32%) PMO
6 5 (5.26%) GDPR
7 4 (4.21%) NIST 800
7 4 (4.21%) QA
8 3 (3.16%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (2.11%) ISO 14001
9 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
10 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
10 1 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (1.05%) JSP 440
10 1 (1.05%) RMADS
10 1 (1.05%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.16%) Docker
3 2 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 5 (5.26%) Sysdig
2 2 (2.11%) Ansible
2 2 (2.11%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.05%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.05%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.32%) CA
2 6 (6.32%) Cisco
2 6 (6.32%) Splunk
2 6 (6.32%) Symantec
3 5 (5.26%) Dell
3 5 (5.26%) IBM
4 4 (4.21%) SAP
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle
5 3 (3.16%) Sybase
6 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.11%) VMware
7 1 (1.05%) BMC
7 1 (1.05%) Citrix
7 1 (1.05%) HP
7 1 (1.05%) Juniper
7 1 (1.05%) McAfee
7 1 (1.05%) Remedy
7 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Octopus Investments Ltd
Rate: Competitive (based on experience)
Posted: 10 days ago