Period
to 20 August 2018

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 August 2018 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 190 178
Rank change year-on-year -16 -12 +19
Contract jobs citing Security Management 11 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.26% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.31% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 19
South West median daily rate £410 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.90% -4.55% +33.33%
10th Percentile £282 £105 £305
90th Percentile £525 £548 £688
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +327.27% - -
England median hourly rate £19.39 £11.00 £24.23
% change year-on-year +76.23% -54.59% -44.63%

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 4,654 4,526 4,776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 84.71% 83.43% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,886 2,870 3,157
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £270 £250 £250
90th Percentile £563 £538 £560
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 191 267
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £39.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% +5.33% +3.59%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.79 £12.90
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.25 £48.00
England median hourly rate £21.37 £23.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.03% +1.06% +9.05%

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 August 2018.

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 August 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
Bristol -12 5 £410 +281.40% 4
Wiltshire -6 4 £349 -33.57% 3
Somerset +7 1 £325 -28.77% 1
Devon - 1 - -
Security Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) CMS
3 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Management
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Principle of Least Privilege
4 1 (9.09%) NsoIT
4 1 (9.09%) Availability Management

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 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) IPsec
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Military
1 1 (9.09%) Multimedia
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Service Manager
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Management
3 2 (18.18%) Principle of Least Privilege
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Availability Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Operations
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Demand Management
4 1 (9.09%) NsoIT
4 1 (9.09%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 2 (18.18%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) CommVault
3 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
3 1 (9.09%) jetNEXUS
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 1 (9.09%) VMware