The table below looks at the statistics for the Information Security Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Project Manager
Rank 615 605 585
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Project Manager 10 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.020% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.021% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 2
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £412 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £610 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £455 -
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Information Security Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Project Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Information Security Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Information Security Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Information Security Project Manager within the UK.

Information Security Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Information Security Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Information Security Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Security Project Manager
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 10 £438 +2.94%
London +14 5 £420 -1.17%
South East - 4 £450 -
Kent - 3 £450 -
City of London +1 1 £650 +19.92%
Durham - 1 £475 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
North East - 1 £475 -

Information Security Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Information Security Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Information Security Project Manager in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (65.00%) Project Management
3 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (30.00%) Finance
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (25.00%) FMCG
5 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (25.00%) Banking
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (15.00%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (15.00%) C
8 2 (10.00%) McAfee
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco
8 2 (10.00%) CISSP
8 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (10.00%) PMP
8 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
8 2 (10.00%) Juniper
8 2 (10.00%) Nokia
8 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (10.00%) Firewall
8 2 (10.00%) Server Hardening
8 2 (10.00%) F5
8 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
8 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
8 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis

Information Security Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Information Security Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Information Security Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Information Security
2 13 (65.00%) Project Management
3 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
7 2 (10.00%) Server Hardening
7 2 (10.00%) Business Development
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) Data Security
8 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CISSP
1 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (10.00%) PMP
1 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (10.00%) TippingPoint
2 2 (10.00%) F5
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 2 (10.00%) Juniper
2 2 (10.00%) Nokia
2 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.00%) McAfee
2 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.00%) Tripwire
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk