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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Project Manager
Rank 514 561 536
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 139 97 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 67 64
Median daily rate £500 £470 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £540 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -2.70%
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
51261 55415 53407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.88% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 33404 35221 32266
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1639 2084 2091
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +45 133 £500 +6.38% 11
London +13 65 £536 +12.89% 6
South East +41 34 £500 +17.64% 1
City of London +29 13 £550 +10.55%
East Sussex - 9 - -
South West +6 8 £500 +13.96% 3
Hove - 8 - -
Oxfordshire +5 7 £525 - 1
Yorkshire +1 7 £425 -10.05%
East of England +17 6 £550 +29.41% 1
Surrey +14 6 £563 +36.36%
West Yorkshire +11 6 £413 -18.31%
North West +9 6 £525 +8.80%
West Midlands -25 6 £448 -0.55%
Berkshire +6 5 £410 -3.52%
Wiltshire +6 4 £513 +11.89% 1
Bristol - 4 £400 -
Staines - 4 - -
Scotland +16 3 £438 -24.56%
Swindon +5 3 £525 +14.62% 1
Leeds 0 3 £425 -15.84%
Manchester -2 3 £550 -
Bedfordshire -3 3 - -
Birmingham -12 3 £425 -10.52%
Bromley - 3 £550 -
Oxford - 3 £525 - 1
Dunstable - 3 - -
Reading +11 2 £343 -
Edinburgh +5 2 £463 -
Middlesex +2 2 £473 -

Security Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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.

1 146 (47.71%) Project Management
2 137 (44.77%) Information Security
3 132 (43.14%) PRINCE2
4 90 (29.41%) Finance
5 69 (22.55%) Cybersecurity
6 62 (20.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 49 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 46 (15.03%) CISSP
10 44 (14.38%) Project Planning
11 43 (14.05%) PMI Certification
12 37 (12.09%) Security Management
13 34 (11.11%) Security Cleared
13 34 (11.11%) Banking
14 30 (9.80%) Risk Management
15 29 (9.48%) Security Operations
16 28 (9.15%) Vulnerability Management
16 28 (9.15%) SIEM
17 27 (8.82%) CISM
17 27 (8.82%) PMI
18 26 (8.50%) Security Operations Centre
19 25 (8.17%) Change Management
19 25 (8.17%) Firewall
20 24 (7.84%) Information Security Management
21 23 (7.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 22 (7.19%) ISMS
22 22 (7.19%) PMP
22 22 (7.19%) Data Centre
23 21 (6.86%) Network Security
23 21 (6.86%) APMP

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 5 (1.63%) MS Project Server
2 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (5.56%) MS Project
2 12 (3.92%) MS Office
3 8 (2.61%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Primavera
1 1 (0.33%) SAP GRC
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.17%) Firewall
2 21 (6.86%) Network Security
3 13 (4.25%) Wireless
4 7 (2.29%) LAN
4 7 (2.29%) WAN
4 7 (2.29%) Wireless Security
5 6 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.31%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.98%) VoIP
7 3 (0.98%) VPN
8 2 (0.65%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (0.65%) Internet
8 2 (0.65%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.33%) IPv6
9 1 (0.33%) MPLS
9 1 (0.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 90 (29.41%) Finance
2 34 (11.11%) Banking
3 15 (4.90%) Telecoms
4 13 (4.25%) Retail
5 5 (1.63%) Advertising
6 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.98%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.98%) Law
8 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.65%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Automotive
9 1 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) Legal
9 1 (0.33%) Marketing
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.65%) Middleware
2 1 (0.33%) JMS
2 1 (0.33%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.82%) PMI
2 26 (8.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 22 (7.19%) Data Centre
4 18 (5.88%) PKI
5 17 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.90%) Cryptography
7 11 (3.59%) FMCG
8 3 (0.98%) CCTV
8 3 (0.98%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.98%) Physics
9 2 (0.65%) Clustering
9 2 (0.65%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.65%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.65%) iPad
9 2 (0.65%) Psychology
9 2 (0.65%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.63%) Linux
2 3 (0.98%) Unix
2 3 (0.98%) Windows
3 2 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (47.71%) Project Management
2 137 (44.77%) Information Security
3 132 (43.14%) PRINCE2
4 69 (22.55%) Cybersecurity
5 62 (20.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (16.01%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (14.38%) Project Planning
8 37 (12.09%) Security Management
9 30 (9.80%) Risk Management
10 29 (9.48%) Security Operations
11 28 (9.15%) SIEM
11 28 (9.15%) Vulnerability Management
12 25 (8.17%) Change Management
13 24 (7.84%) Information Security Management
14 22 (7.19%) ISMS
15 20 (6.54%) Waterfall
16 19 (6.21%) ITIL
16 19 (6.21%) Programme Management
17 15 (4.90%) People Management
17 15 (4.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.59%) Java
2 3 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (15.03%) CISSP
2 43 (14.05%) PMI Certification
3 34 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 27 (8.82%) CISM
5 23 (7.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 22 (7.19%) PMP
7 21 (6.86%) APMP
8 19 (6.21%) SC Cleared
9 18 (5.88%) CISA
10 17 (5.56%) Degree
11 13 (4.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (2.29%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.63%) CISMP
14 4 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (1.31%) ISSAP
15 3 (0.98%) CCNA
15 3 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
16 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
17 1 (0.33%) CompTIA Security+
17 1 (0.33%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (6.21%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (2.94%) QA
5 6 (1.96%) ISO27002
6 3 (0.98%) COBIT
7 2 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) BitLocker
2 2 (0.65%) RACF
3 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (0.98%) QRadar
2 2 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.33%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 16 (5.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (1.96%) Cisco
2 6 (1.96%) HP
3 4 (1.31%) Oracle
3 4 (1.31%) SAP
4 3 (0.98%) ArcSight
4 3 (0.98%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (0.98%) Intel Security
4 3 (0.98%) Qualys
5 2 (0.65%) Blue Coat
5 2 (0.65%) IBM
5 2 (0.65%) NetApp
5 2 (0.65%) Symantec
6 1 (0.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.33%) Citrix
6 1 (0.33%) Dell
6 1 (0.33%) Remedy
6 1 (0.33%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.33%) Sun
6 1 (0.33%) Tripwire
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