The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Security Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Project Manager
UK
Rank 538 559 551
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 57 59 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 46
Median daily rate £455 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.21% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £503 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £473 £485
% change year-on-year
-10.05% -2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
42409 47285 47247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.77% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27591 30033 29769
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1731 1882
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Security Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Security Project Manager in the job title.

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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 51 £460 -3.15%
London +18 25 £500 +5.26%
South East +10 8 £395 -21.00%
West Midlands - 6 £393 -
West Yorkshire +18 4 £388 -24.39%
Hampshire +17 4 £390 -17.46%
Yorkshire +16 4 £388 -24.39%
Scotland +28 3 £610 +35.55%
Edinburgh +23 3 £610 -
City of London -4 3 £569 -
Farnborough - 3 £390 -
Birmingham - 3 £378 -
Wales - 3 £438 -
Surrey +13 2 - -
East of England +4 2 £500 +25.00%
East Midlands +2 2 £550 +29.41%
North East - 2 £500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £500 -
South Wales - 2 £450 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - -
North West +10 1 - -
South West +9 1 - -
Bristol +4 1 - -
Reading +4 1 £425 +28.78%
Merseyside +1 1 - -
Leeds +1 1 - -
Hertfordshire +1 1 - -
Berkshire 0 1 £425 +18.46%
Essex -1 1 £500 +25.00%
Northampton -14 1 £550 +37.50%

Security Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Security Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Security Project Manager in the job title.

1 70 (44.59%) Project Management
2 57 (36.31%) Information Security
3 53 (33.76%) Finance
3 53 (33.76%) Cybersecurity
4 51 (32.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (30.57%) PRINCE2
6 22 (14.01%) Risk Management
7 21 (13.38%) Firewall
7 21 (13.38%) CISSP
8 20 (12.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 19 (12.10%) Data Centre
10 18 (11.46%) PMI Certification
10 18 (11.46%) Banking
11 17 (10.83%) PMP
12 15 (9.55%) CISM
12 15 (9.55%) ITIL
12 15 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (9.55%) SIEM
13 14 (8.92%) Network Security
14 13 (8.28%) Project Planning
15 12 (7.64%) Microsoft
16 11 (7.01%) Security Management
16 11 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (6.37%) Cyber-Ark
17 10 (6.37%) Retail
18 9 (5.73%) Change Management
18 9 (5.73%) PRINCE
18 9 (5.73%) Supplier Management
18 9 (5.73%) Security Cleared
19 8 (5.10%) PCI DSS

Security Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (1.27%) SAS
2 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.18%) MS Office
2 4 (2.55%) MS Project
3 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.64%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.38%) Firewall
2 14 (8.92%) Network Security
3 5 (3.18%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (2.55%) VPN
5 3 (1.91%) LAN
5 3 (1.91%) WAN
6 2 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.27%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (1.27%) DNS
6 2 (1.27%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.27%) Wireless
7 1 (0.64%) Internet
7 1 (0.64%) MPLS
7 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.64%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 53 (33.76%) Finance
2 18 (11.46%) Banking
3 10 (6.37%) Retail
4 8 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.46%) Law
6 3 (1.91%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Electronics
8 1 (0.64%) French Language
8 1 (0.64%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) Legal
8 1 (0.64%) Marketing
8 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.64%) JMS
1 1 (0.64%) Velocity
1 1 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.10%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.82%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.82%) PMI
4 3 (1.91%) Cryptography
4 3 (1.91%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (1.27%) CCTV
5 2 (1.27%) CMDB
5 2 (1.27%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.27%) FMCG
5 2 (1.27%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (1.27%) SCADA
5 2 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.64%) PKI
6 1 (0.64%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.10%) Windows
2 7 (4.46%) Unix
3 6 (3.82%) Linux
4 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (44.59%) Project Management
2 57 (36.31%) Information Security
3 53 (33.76%) Cybersecurity
4 51 (32.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (30.57%) PRINCE2
6 22 (14.01%) Risk Management
7 15 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (9.55%) ITIL
7 15 (9.55%) SIEM
8 13 (8.28%) Project Planning
9 11 (7.01%) Security Management
10 9 (5.73%) Change Management
10 9 (5.73%) PRINCE
10 9 (5.73%) Supplier Management
11 8 (5.10%) Business Continuity
11 8 (5.10%) ISMS
11 8 (5.10%) Migration
11 8 (5.10%) Programme Management
12 7 (4.46%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (4.46%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.91%) C
2 1 (0.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (13.38%) CISSP
2 18 (11.46%) PMI Certification
3 17 (10.83%) PMP
4 15 (9.55%) CISM
5 9 (5.73%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (3.18%) Degree
7 5 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (2.55%) APMP
8 4 (2.55%) CISA
9 3 (1.91%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.91%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.64%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.64%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.64%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.64%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (5.10%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.91%) COBIT
5 2 (1.27%) QA
6 1 (0.64%) GDPR
6 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.64%) ISO27002
6 1 (0.64%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) BitLocker
2 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.64%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (0.64%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 12 (7.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.37%) Cyber-Ark
3 8 (5.10%) Cisco
4 4 (2.55%) CheckPoint
5 3 (1.91%) Blue Coat
5 3 (1.91%) F5
5 3 (1.91%) SAP
6 2 (1.27%) Avaya
6 2 (1.27%) Intel Security
6 2 (1.27%) Juniper
6 2 (1.27%) Qualys
7 1 (0.64%) Forcepoint
7 1 (0.64%) HP
7 1 (0.64%) IBM
7 1 (0.64%) Lancope
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle
7 1 (0.64%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.64%) Remedy
7 1 (0.64%) Sourcefire
7 1 (0.64%) Symantec