Period
to 19 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Project Manager was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 December 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 353 334 328
Rank change year-on-year -19 -6 +44
Contract jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 38 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.23% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 21
South East median daily rate £525 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £356 £361 £385
90th Percentile £588 £500 £538
England median daily rate £525 £463 £494
% change year-on-year +13.51% -6.33% +6.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,855 15,966 15,159
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.31% 94.40% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,567 9,534 9,008
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £241 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £556
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 603 627 763
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.26% +6.92%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.29
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.40 £48.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +3.89% -

Security Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Project Manager in the South East

Security Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Project Manager in the South East

Security Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Project Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Project Manager in the South East

Security Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
Thames Valley +20 14 £500 +11.11% 1
Surrey -9 14 £525 +36.36%
Berkshire -3 9 £363 -27.50%
Hampshire -36 7 £525 +36.36%
Buckinghamshire +21 5 £550 +29.41% 1
Middlesex +12 3 £500 -
Security Project Manager
England

Security Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 South East region featuring Security Project Manager in the job title.

1 17 (44.74%) Information Security
2 13 (34.21%) Project Management
3 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (26.32%) Finance
5 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.79%) SIEM
7 6 (15.79%) GDPR
8 5 (13.16%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (13.16%) Banking
8 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (10.53%) Firewall
9 4 (10.53%) Information Security Management
9 4 (10.53%) Data Security
9 4 (10.53%) Security Management
9 4 (10.53%) CISM
9 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
9 4 (10.53%) CISSP
10 3 (7.89%) DNS
10 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
10 3 (7.89%) Internet
10 3 (7.89%) Change Management
10 3 (7.89%) Online Security
10 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
10 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
10 3 (7.89%) Analytics
10 3 (7.89%) Threat Intelligence
11 2 (5.26%) Waterfall

Security Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) CESG
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Solaris
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Information Security
2 13 (34.21%) Project Management
3 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.79%) SIEM
7 5 (13.16%) Identity Access Management
7 5 (13.16%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Data Security
8 4 (10.53%) Information Security Management
8 4 (10.53%) Security Management
9 3 (7.89%) Analytics
9 3 (7.89%) Change Management
9 3 (7.89%) Online Security
9 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
9 3 (7.89%) Threat Intelligence
10 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.26%) Security Monitoring
10 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) CISM
1 4 (10.53%) CISSP
2 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (2.63%) CISMP
3 1 (2.63%) ISACA
3 1 (2.63%) PMP
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) GDPR
2 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (2.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.63%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix
2 1 (2.63%) CyberArk
2 1 (2.63%) NetApp
2 1 (2.63%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Splunk
2 1 (2.63%) VMware