Period
to 25 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Project Manager was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 25 April 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 89 109
Rank change year-on-year +9 +20 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 7 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.54% 0.22% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.24% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Reading median daily rate £575 £425 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -9.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £513 £413 £370
90th Percentile £588 £438 £503
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1,218 1,258 1,837
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.57% 92.16% 93.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 640 1,032
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £256 £213 £236
90th Percentile £600 £550 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 80 84
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -22.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.25 £55.84 £60.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -12.89%

Security Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Project Manager in Reading

Security Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Project Manager in Reading

Security Project Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Reading region featuring Security Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) PMI
2 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CISA
2 3 (42.86%) CISM
2 3 (42.86%) Identity Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Data Privacy
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (42.86%) Threat Management
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Data Loss Prevention
2 3 (42.86%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Retail

Security Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) PMI
1 3 (42.86%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Data Loss Prevention
2 3 (42.86%) Data Privacy
2 3 (42.86%) Identity Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Security Operations
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Threat Management
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CISA
1 3 (42.86%) CISM
1 3 (42.86%) CISSP
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
1 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)