Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 6 months to 20 November 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
England > South West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 176 205
Rank change year-on-year +4 +29 -9
Contract jobs citing Security Management 24 31 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.55% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.68% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 12
South West median daily rate £500 £376 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.89% -5.94% +2.56%
10th Percentile £103 £234 £308
90th Percentile £590 £688 £528
England median daily rate £461 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -0.81% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South West median hourly rate £11.00 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -83.08% - -
England median hourly rate £13.91 £36.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -61.38% -17.71% +17.45%

Security Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4561 4534 5245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.33% 79.92% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2876 3058 3555
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £259 £238 £255
90th Percentile £559 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 267 258
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.99% +49.56%
10th Percentile £12.19 £12.00 £14.01
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.43
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Security Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Security Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Security Management in the South West

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Management in the South West

Security Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Management in the South West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Management in the South West

Security Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Management in the South West

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Bristol -11 9 £110 -79.05% 2
Gloucestershire +20 5 - -
Wiltshire +4 5 £525 -12.50% 1
Somerset -6 2 £456 +30.17%
Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 15 (62.50%) Information Security Management
1 15 (62.50%) Information Security
2 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (37.50%) ISMS
4 9 (37.50%) Project Management
5 7 (29.17%) Capacity Management
6 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (25.00%) CISSP
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) ITIL
6 6 (25.00%) DHCP
6 6 (25.00%) DNS
6 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (25.00%) Change Management
7 5 (20.83%) ITSM
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.83%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
7 5 (20.83%) CCIE
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (20.83%) Facilities Management
7 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
7 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (20.83%) System Testing

Security Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DHCP
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (20.83%) Skype
2 5 (20.83%) Unified Communications
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) VLAN
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Security Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) RACF Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.17%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
2 2 (8.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Information Security
1 15 (62.50%) Information Security Management
2 9 (37.50%) ISMS
2 9 (37.50%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) Capacity Management
4 6 (25.00%) Change Management
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Facilities Management
5 5 (20.83%) ITSM
5 5 (20.83%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
5 5 (20.83%) System Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
8 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) CISSP
3 5 (20.83%) CCIE
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) CISM
5 1 (4.17%) CASP
5 1 (4.17%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.33%) RACF
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) zSecure
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle