Period
to 18 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Manager was £663 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 September 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 136 151
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Security Manager 18 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.51% 0.46% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.47% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 10
West Yorkshire median daily rate £663 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.67% -16.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £360 £308 £400
90th Percentile £688 £550 £528
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 3,364 2,786 3,779
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 97.69% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,279 1,884 2,542
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £292 £263 £269
90th Percentile £550 £544 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 76 85
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.10 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.93% +15.10% -8.65%
10th Percentile £9.45 £8.65 £8.94
90th Percentile £29.50 £28.03 £17.65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.10 £13.69
% change year-on-year +12.48% +2.99% +3.87%

Security Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Manager in West Yorkshire

Security Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Manager in West Yorkshire

Security Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Manager in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Manager in West Yorkshire

Security Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Leeds -5 13 £675 +50.00% 5
Halifax - 3 £356 -
Security Manager
Yorkshire

Security Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Security Manager in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (38.89%) Risk Management
4 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 4 (22.22%) Information Assurance
6 4 (22.22%) CRISC
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) SANS
7 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) ISMS
7 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
7 3 (16.67%) CISMP
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (16.67%) Legal
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
7 3 (16.67%) Security Management
7 3 (16.67%) CISSP
7 3 (16.67%) SFIA
7 3 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
7 3 (16.67%) Business Process Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional

Security Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 3 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Information Security
2 8 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (38.89%) Risk Management
4 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) Information Assurance
7 3 (16.67%) Business Process Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
7 3 (16.67%) ISMS
7 3 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (16.67%) SDLC
7 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) Security Management
7 3 (16.67%) SFIA
8 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) CRISC
3 3 (16.67%) CISMP
3 3 (16.67%) CISSP
3 3 (16.67%) SANS
4 2 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (5.56%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) GDPR
3 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (5.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft