The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 24 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 85 92
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Contract jobs citing Security Management 8 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.59% 0.94% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.14% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 1
Median daily rate - £481 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £441
% change year-on-year +5.55% +1.98%  
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1097 1491 1168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.25% 82.70% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 896 690
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 33
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £15.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.87% +0.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.80 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 9 (75.00%) Finance
3 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 8 (66.67%) Internal Audit
4 4 (33.33%) GIS
4 4 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 4 (33.33%) PaaS
4 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (8.33%) CISM
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) IIS
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) CISSP
6 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) Office 365

Security Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Security Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) AWS Architect
2 4 (33.33%) AWS Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) CISSP Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Information Security
2 8 (66.67%) Internal Audit
2 8 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 4 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISM
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards