Period
to 4 April 2020

The median contractor rate for a Security Project Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

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
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 88 131 142
Rank change year-on-year +43 +11 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 8 5 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 0.55% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Median daily rate £525 £525 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.23% -
10th Percentile £473 £495 £400
90th Percentile £553 £538 £476
West Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £525 £413
% change year-on-year - +27.27% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 1,411 2,160 2,393
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 95.66% 96.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 1,537 1,667
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £275 £270
90th Percentile £613 £575 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 72 59
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.06 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.80% -41.35% +140.74%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.52 £10.75
90th Percentile £36.75 £32.90 £40.20
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.21 £14.83
% change year-on-year +7.96% +9.34% +18.60%

Security Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Project Manager in Leeds

Security Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Security Project Manager in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for Security Project Manager in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, 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 Leeds region featuring Security Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 3 (37.50%) Project Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
3 2 (25.00%) BYOD
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (25.00%) MaaS360
3 2 (25.00%) Ping Identity
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (12.50%) BeyondTrust
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 1 (12.50%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (12.50%) Data Science
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) VMS
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning

Security Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SailPoint
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) BYOD
2 1 (12.50%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (12.50%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) SIEM
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (12.50%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
4 1 (12.50%) Data Science
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) SABSA
4 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) MaaS360
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Ping Identity
2 1 (12.50%) BeyondTrust
2 1 (12.50%) CyberArk
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy