Period
to 18 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Manager was £495 per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 18 June 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.

Security Manager
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - +49 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 3 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.65% - 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% - 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 10
Merseyside median daily rate £495 - £485
10th Percentile £493 - £474
90th Percentile £498 - £490
North West median daily rate £400 £550 £485
% change year-on-year -27.27% +13.40% +36.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside 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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Contract vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 439 619 623
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.43% 95.67% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 394 369
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £224
90th Percentile £550 £588 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 27
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £9.75
90th Percentile £17.56 £16.65 £17.25
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -7.89% -7.32% +13.07%

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in Merseyside

Security Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Manager in Merseyside

Security Manager
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 Manager within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 2 £495 -
Security Manager
North West

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, Security Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Merseyside region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Rapid7
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

Security Manager Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Rapid7