Period
to 17 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Project Manager was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 337 335 343
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Security Project Manager 36 26 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.18% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 39
South East median daily rate £513 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £425 £364 £425
90th Percentile £588 £530 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
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 15,494 14,515 17,184
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.46% 94.35% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,102 8,353 10,390
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.46% +0.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £248 £231
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.06% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 648 691 763
South East median hourly rate £18.44 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.36% -12.50% +16.89%
10th Percentile £10.69 £10.50 £10.40
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £51.00
England median hourly rate £18.60 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.80% -6.25% +14.29%

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 -12 18 £513 +12.64%
Berkshire -12 12 £525 +16.67%
Surrey -9 8 £513 -3.30%
Kent +12 5 £650 +62.50%
Hampshire -9 4 £500 +41.84%
Buckinghamshire +6 3 £550 +19.57%
Oxfordshire +3 3 £450 -
East Sussex - 1 £550 -
Security Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 (47.22%) Information Security
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) Project Management
2 12 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (22.22%) SIEM
4 7 (19.44%) Data Loss Prevention
4 7 (19.44%) GDPR
4 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (19.44%) Finance
5 6 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (16.67%) CISSP
5 6 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (13.89%) Data Privacy
6 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (13.89%) Office 365
6 5 (13.89%) Identity Management
6 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.11%) Retail
7 4 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (11.11%) CISA
7 4 (11.11%) CISM
7 4 (11.11%) PMI
7 4 (11.11%) Security Operations
7 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 4 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.11%) Information Security Governance

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Power BI
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) PMI
1 4 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (5.56%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Information Security
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 12 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) SIEM
4 7 (19.44%) Data Loss Prevention
4 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Data Privacy
6 5 (13.89%) Identity Management
6 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
7 4 (11.11%) Security Operations
7 4 (11.11%) Threat Management
7 4 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.33%) Logistics
8 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) CISSP
1 6 (16.67%) PMI Certification
2 4 (11.11%) CISA
2 4 (11.11%) CISM
2 4 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (5.56%) PMP
4 1 (2.78%) APMP
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) HNC
4 1 (2.78%) HND
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) GDPR
2 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
5 2 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Cylance
3 1 (2.78%) Splunk
3 1 (2.78%) Symantec
3 1 (2.78%) Zscaler