The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 27 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 35 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2  
Contract jobs citing Security Management 5 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.49% 2.08% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 2.54% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £325 £325 -
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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 274 276 271
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 81.55% 81.90% 71.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 158 135
Median daily rate £425 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -18.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.19% -63.61%  
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 Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in Merseyside

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 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
Liverpool - 5 £325 -
Security Management
North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 4 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (50.00%) ISMS
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Intranet
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) DMZ
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Information Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Support
3 1 (12.50%) Workstream Lead
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 4 (50.00%) ISMS
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft