Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Security Manager was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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.

Security Manager
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 146 122
Rank change year-on-year +12 -24 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 6 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.37% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.39% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 15
Manchester median daily rate £575 £375 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -1.83% -23.60%
10th Percentile £370 £295 £325
90th Percentile £675 £548 £459
North West median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
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 2772 3339 3609
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.54% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1757 2136 2082
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £233 £239 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 78 140
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.21% -9.38% +8.47%
10th Percentile £11.35 £10.18 £10.48
90th Percentile £41.20 £37.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +17.19% -25.58% +34.38%

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Manchester

Security Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Manager in Manchester

Security Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Manager in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, 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 Security Manager in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) CISA
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) COBIT
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) COSO
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) CRISC
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) IT Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) CCTV
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection

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:

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) CCTV
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISA
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) COBIT
2 2 (33.33%) COSO
2 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley