The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 71 63
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8  
Contract jobs citing Security Management 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.35% 0.12% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.14% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £600 -
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 455 693 665
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.27% 80.12% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 412 321
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 37
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.70% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £40.65
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in Reading

Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Management in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) ISMS
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) ISO 22301
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Economy
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) CISM

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Economy
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) ISMS
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) ISO 22301
3 1 (16.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk