Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Information Security Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Information Security Manager
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 152 140
Rank change year-on-year +11 -12 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Manager 4 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.063% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.067% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 16
Manchester median daily rate £525 £399 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.66% +6.33% -21.05%
10th Percentile £339 £361 £325
90th Percentile £675 £447 £414
North West median daily rate £523 £438 £375
% change year-on-year +19.43% +16.67% -22.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2,705 2,995 3,679
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 94.39% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,745 1,911 2,094
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £227 £231 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 58 139
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £14.88 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.18% -12.50% +21.43%
10th Percentile £11.26 £10.50 £11.10
90th Percentile £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% -18.60% +30.30%

Information Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Information Security Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Manager in Manchester

Information Security Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Information Security Manager in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Manager in Manchester

Information Security Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Manager in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security Manager in Manchester

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Information Security Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Information Security Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (50.00%) COBIT
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) CISA
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) COSO
2 2 (50.00%) CRISC
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis

Information Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISA
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) COBIT
1 2 (50.00%) COSO
1 2 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple