The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Management
England / South East
Rank 215 225 231
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6  
Contract jobs citing Security Management 26 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.33% 0.47% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.58% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 16
Median daily rate £525 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +14.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £393
% change year-on-year +9.09% +5.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £51.25 £23.63
% change year-on-year -78.53% +116.93%  

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6400 7467 7755
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.51% 81.17% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3691 4586 4265
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 268 275
Median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in the South East

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in the South East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Management in the South East

Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Management in the South East

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Berkshire +18 15 £550 +22.22%
Hampshire +6 8 £525 +31.25% 4
Buckinghamshire - 2 £460 - 1
Surrey +4 1 £160 -64.44% 3
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 24 (32.88%) Security Cleared
2 22 (30.14%) Information Security
3 20 (27.40%) Risk Management
3 20 (27.40%) SC Cleared
4 19 (26.03%) Oracle
4 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
5 18 (24.66%) VMware
6 17 (23.29%) Management Information System
7 16 (21.92%) Information Security Management
8 15 (20.55%) Firewall
8 15 (20.55%) Service Management
8 15 (20.55%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (20.55%) ITIL
8 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (19.18%) SIEM
9 14 (19.18%) Data Security
9 14 (19.18%) Finance
10 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
10 13 (17.81%) Project Management
10 13 (17.81%) Vulnerability Management
10 13 (17.81%) ISMS
10 13 (17.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 13 (17.81%) Security Hardening
10 13 (17.81%) Data Loss Prevention
11 12 (16.44%) SOA
11 12 (16.44%) ETL
12 11 (15.07%) Web Services
12 11 (15.07%) XML
12 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
12 11 (15.07%) Oracle SOA Suite

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (15.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.74%) Alfresco
2 2 (2.74%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Project
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) HFM
2 6 (8.22%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) Firewall
2 5 (6.85%) LDAP
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.74%) NAS
3 2 (2.74%) SAN
3 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.37%) DNS
4 1 (1.37%) HTTP
4 1 (1.37%) SMTP
4 1 (1.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) Oracle BI EE
1 11 (15.07%) Oracle Database
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Legal
3 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.74%) Publishing
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (13.70%) Administrator
1 10 (13.70%) Consultant
2 8 (10.96%) Architect
3 7 (9.59%) Developer
4 6 (8.22%) Integration Developer
4 6 (8.22%) IT Architect
4 6 (8.22%) Security Consultant
5 5 (6.85%) Integration Architect
5 5 (6.85%) OBIEE Administrator
5 5 (6.85%) Security Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Hyperion Administrator
7 3 (4.11%) Information Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.11%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) Web Services
1 11 (15.07%) XML
2 6 (8.22%) .NET
3 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.37%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.59%) CMDB
3 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.11%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.74%) Clustering
4 2 (2.74%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.74%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (2.74%) PMI
4 2 (2.74%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Unix
3 2 (2.74%) CentOS
3 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Solaris
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) Information Security
2 20 (27.40%) Risk Management
3 16 (21.92%) Information Security Management
4 15 (20.55%) ITIL
4 15 (20.55%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (20.55%) Service Management
5 14 (19.18%) Data Security
5 14 (19.18%) SIEM
6 13 (17.81%) Data Loss Prevention
6 13 (17.81%) ISMS
6 13 (17.81%) Project Management
6 13 (17.81%) Security Hardening
6 13 (17.81%) Vulnerability Management
7 12 (16.44%) ETL
7 12 (16.44%) SOA
8 11 (15.07%) Data Architecture
9 10 (13.70%) Event Correlation
10 9 (12.33%) User Stories
11 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (10.96%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) C#
3 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.11%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (32.88%) Security Cleared
2 20 (27.40%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.33%) DV Cleared
4 8 (10.96%) CISSP
5 6 (8.22%) CISM
6 4 (5.48%) CISA
7 2 (2.74%) CCDP
7 2 (2.74%) CCNP
7 2 (2.74%) CCSP
7 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.74%) Degree
7 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.37%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.37%) CISMP
8 1 (1.37%) CLAS
8 1 (1.37%) CRISC
8 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.85%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.48%) JSP 440
3 4 (5.48%) RMADS
4 2 (2.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.74%) ISO22301
4 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (5.48%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.74%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) Microsoft
1 19 (26.03%) Oracle
2 18 (24.66%) VMware
3 9 (12.33%) CheckPoint
4 8 (10.96%) Splunk
5 7 (9.59%) ArcSight
5 7 (9.59%) BMC
5 7 (9.59%) CA
5 7 (9.59%) HP
5 7 (9.59%) Intel Security
5 7 (9.59%) SolarWinds
5 7 (9.59%) Symantec
6 6 (8.22%) Hyperion
7 5 (6.85%) Cisco
8 3 (4.11%) EMC
9 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.37%) Citrix
10 1 (1.37%) NetApp
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