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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security Project Manager
Rank 569 542 530
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Project Manager 14 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.023% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.025% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 4
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£503 £475 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% +13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £385 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £610 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £325 £419
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -22.38%
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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 2015.

Information Security Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Information Security Project Manager
Top 6 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 30 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -15 13 £505 +3.58%
South East - 4 £572 -
Reading - - - -
Woking - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -

Information Security Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (95.65%) Information Security
2 12 (52.17%) Project Management
3 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
4 9 (39.13%) Change Management
4 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (34.78%) Risk Management
6 6 (26.09%) Finance
6 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
7 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
7 5 (21.74%) Data Security
7 5 (21.74%) PMP
7 5 (21.74%) PMI Certification
8 4 (17.39%) CISSP
8 4 (17.39%) Banking
8 4 (17.39%) Matrix Management
8 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
8 4 (17.39%) Human Factors
8 4 (17.39%) Cyber Security
9 3 (13.04%) GIAC
9 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
9 3 (13.04%) Firewall
9 3 (13.04%) CISM
10 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
10 2 (8.70%) McAfee
10 2 (8.70%) Juniper
10 2 (8.70%) Cisco
10 2 (8.70%) Information Management
10 2 (8.70%) ArcSight

Information Security Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Human Factors
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Information Security
2 12 (52.17%) Project Management
3 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
4 9 (39.13%) Change Management
4 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (34.78%) Risk Management
6 5 (21.74%) Data Protection
6 5 (21.74%) Data Security
7 4 (17.39%) Matrix Management
7 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
7 4 (17.39%) Cyber Security
8 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
9 2 (8.70%) Information Management
9 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
10 1 (4.35%) People Management
10 1 (4.35%) Information Architecture
10 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
10 1 (4.35%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) PMP
1 5 (21.74%) PMI Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CISSP
3 3 (13.04%) GIAC
3 3 (13.04%) CISM
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) APMP
5 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
1 2 (8.70%) McAfee
1 2 (8.70%) Juniper
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco
1 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
1 2 (8.70%) F5
1 2 (8.70%) TippingPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Nokia
2 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat