Period
to 22 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Project Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Project Manager
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 146 165
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 13 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.37% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.40% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 20
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £494 £413 £419
90th Percentile £588 £520 £508
South East median daily rate £500 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,637 3,515 4,611
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.38% 92.89% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,922 1,672 2,445
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £258 £225 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 163 181
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -20.00%
10th Percentile £8.00 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £44.25 £49.60 £53.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +8.40%

Security Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Security Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Project Manager in Berkshire

Security Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Project Manager in Berkshire

Security Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 6 £575 +35.29%
Slough - 3 £488 -
Maidenhead - 1 £500 -
Security Project Manager
South East

Security Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, Security Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Security Project Manager in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) Data Loss Prevention
3 5 (38.46%) SIEM
3 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) CISSP
4 4 (30.77%) PMI
4 4 (30.77%) PMI Certification
4 4 (30.77%) CISA
4 4 (30.77%) CISM
4 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security Governance
4 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Data Privacy
4 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 4 (30.77%) Threat Management
4 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
4 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (30.77%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (30.77%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) IBM
7 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management

Security Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PMI
1 4 (30.77%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Data Loss Prevention
2 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 5 (38.46%) SIEM
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Data Privacy
4 4 (30.77%) Identity Management
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security Governance
4 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
4 4 (30.77%) Threat Management
4 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
7 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (7.69%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CISA
1 4 (30.77%) CISM
1 4 (30.77%) CISSP
1 4 (30.77%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
1 4 (30.77%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Splunk