The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Project Manager
Rank 561 556 551
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 42 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.056% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.060% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 16
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£488 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £400 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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
50919 49737 45816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.58% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 32112 30451 26557
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
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 1925 1987 2121
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.24 £38.86 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Security Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Security Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Security Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Security Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Security Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Security Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Security Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Security Project Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 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 -5 40 £488 +8.33% 4
London +10 20 £525 +16.66% 2
South East -27 7 £475 +5.55%
East of England -4 5 £450 -1.36%
South West +4 4 £456 +14.06%
Bedfordshire +6 3 £450 -1.36%
Berkshire 0 3 £500 +10.19%
City of London -5 3 £575 -4.16% 2
Wiltshire - 3 £388 -
Luton +4 2 - -
Hampshire 0 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £425 -
Corsham - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Slough - 2 £500 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
West Midlands +2 1 £420 +2.43%
North West -17 1 - - 2
Bracknell - 1 £425 -
North East - 1 £475 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 -
Durham - 1 £475 -
Staines - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £388 -
Norwich - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £400 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £525 -

Security Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited 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 Security Project Manager in their job title.

1 41 (47.67%) Project Management
2 29 (33.72%) Finance
3 25 (29.07%) PRINCE2
4 24 (27.91%) Information Security
5 23 (26.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (19.77%) CISSP
6 17 (19.77%) Cyber Security
7 15 (17.44%) Security Cleared
8 14 (16.28%) PMP
8 14 (16.28%) PMI Certification
8 14 (16.28%) SIEM
9 11 (12.79%) Banking
10 10 (11.63%) CISM
11 9 (10.47%) Matrix Management
12 8 (9.30%) SC Cleared
12 8 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
13 7 (8.14%) CISA
13 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (8.14%) Data Centre
14 6 (6.98%) Cyber-Ark
14 6 (6.98%) Firewall
14 6 (6.98%) Network Security
15 5 (5.81%) Project Planning
15 5 (5.81%) Investment Banking
15 5 (5.81%) Programme Management
15 5 (5.81%) Security Management
15 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (5.81%) Cisco

Security Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited 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 Security Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) Firewall
1 6 (6.98%) Network Security
2 4 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.33%) LAN
3 2 (2.33%) Internet
4 1 (1.16%) WAN
4 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Data Mining
General
1 29 (33.72%) Finance
2 11 (12.79%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.33%) Retail
5 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
6 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.16%) International Banking
6 1 (1.16%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
1 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (8.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (2.33%) PMI
2 2 (2.33%) FMCG
2 2 (2.33%) Economics
2 2 (2.33%) PKI
3 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) UNIX
2 2 (2.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.67%) Project Management
2 25 (29.07%) PRINCE2
3 24 (27.91%) Information Security
4 23 (26.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (19.77%) Cyber Security
6 14 (16.28%) SIEM
7 9 (10.47%) Matrix Management
8 8 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.81%) Programme Management
10 5 (5.81%) Project Planning
10 5 (5.81%) Security Management
10 5 (5.81%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (4.65%) Change Control
11 4 (4.65%) Server Hardening
11 4 (4.65%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.65%) Migration
11 4 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (3.49%) Resource Management
12 3 (3.49%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) CISSP
2 15 (17.44%) Security Cleared
3 14 (16.28%) PMP
3 14 (16.28%) PMI Certification
4 10 (11.63%) CISM
5 8 (9.30%) SC Cleared
6 7 (8.14%) CISA
7 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.65%) APMP
9 3 (3.49%) Degree
9 3 (3.49%) GIAC
9 3 (3.49%) CCSP
10 2 (2.33%) ISEB
11 1 (1.16%) CCNP
11 1 (1.16%) GCIA
11 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.16%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) Cyber-Ark
2 5 (5.81%) Cisco
3 4 (4.65%) McAfee
4 3 (3.49%) Splunk
4 3 (3.49%) ArcSight
4 3 (3.49%) Citrix
4 3 (3.49%) Juniper
4 3 (3.49%) LogRhythm
5 2 (2.33%) Dell
5 2 (2.33%) Nokia
5 2 (2.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle
5 2 (2.33%) TippingPoint
5 2 (2.33%) F5
5 2 (2.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.16%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.16%) BT
6 1 (1.16%) SAP
6 1 (1.16%) IBM
6 1 (1.16%) Symantec
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