Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Information Security Project Manager was £495 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 January 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.

Information Security Project Manager
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 820 814 839
Rank change year-on-year -6 +25 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Project Manager 50 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.031% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.033% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 23
UK median daily rate £495 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £319 £382 £332
90th Percentile £650 £675 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £494 £450
% change year-on-year -17.72% +9.72% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 94,249 91,784 102,687
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.78% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,616 59,908 65,517
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,769 3,237 3,875
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.10 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year - -3.45% +9.85%

Information Security Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Project Manager in the UK

Information Security Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Project Manager in the UK

Information Security Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Project Manager over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security Project Manager in the UK

Information Security Project Manager
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 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
England +15 49 £495 -1.00% 3
London -13 32 £544 -1.14% 2
UK excluding London +14 17 £406 -17.72% 1
North of England +46 11 £338 -
Yorkshire - 8 £338 -
South East - 4 £495 - 1
North West +9 3 £400 -
West Midlands +22 2 £494 +25.80%
Midlands +6 2 £494 +25.80%

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Information Security Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Information Security Project Manager in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (54.00%) Project Management
3 26 (52.00%) Finance
4 21 (42.00%) GDPR
5 19 (38.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (26.00%) Data Protection
9 11 (22.00%) Banking
10 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
10 9 (18.00%) PCI DSS
11 7 (14.00%) Office 365
11 7 (14.00%) PMP
11 7 (14.00%) PMI Certification
11 7 (14.00%) Asset Management
12 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
13 4 (8.00%) Investment Management
14 3 (6.00%) SIEM
14 3 (6.00%) ISMS
14 3 (6.00%) Data Loss Prevention
14 3 (6.00%) Security Management
14 3 (6.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
14 3 (6.00%) Information Security Management
14 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
14 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
15 2 (4.00%) ITIL
15 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Project

Information Security Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
1 1 (2.00%) Network Security
1 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Blockchain
General
1 26 (52.00%) Finance
2 11 (22.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) PMI
2 2 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Information Security
2 27 (54.00%) Project Management
3 19 (38.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (32.00%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (26.00%) Data Protection
6 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
7 7 (14.00%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.00%) Investment Management
9 3 (6.00%) Data Loss Prevention
9 3 (6.00%) Information Security Management
9 3 (6.00%) ISMS
9 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.00%) Security Management
9 3 (6.00%) SIEM
10 2 (4.00%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.00%) Change Management
10 2 (4.00%) ITIL
10 2 (4.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
10 2 (4.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) PMI Certification
1 7 (14.00%) PMP
2 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.00%) CISM
3 2 (4.00%) CISSP
4 1 (2.00%) CISA
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (42.00%) GDPR
2 15 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (18.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Apple
2 1 (2.00%) Rapid7
2 1 (2.00%) Tripwire