Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Information Security Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 861 856
Rank change year-on-year +46 -5 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Project Manager 27 44 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.040% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.042% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 19
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £406 £408 £351
90th Percentile £765 £575 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90300 104595 106990
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.84% 95.02% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 58526 68033 66178
UK median daily rate £427 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.47% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £233
90th Percentile £619 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2905 3129 4146
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.86 £10.50 £10.38
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.39 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.63 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.21% +11.76% +3.03%

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 July 2017.

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

Information Security Project Manager
Top 10 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 July 2017. 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 +39 25 £450 -5.26% 3
UK excluding London +48 15 £425 -10.53% 3
London +32 10 £455 -5.45%
South East +32 7 £475 -7.32%
North of England +61 4 £413 - 3
North West +28 3 £375 -
West Midlands +30 2 £419 +1.52%
Midlands +19 2 £419 +1.52%
South West - 2 £413 -
Yorkshire +34 1 £450 - 3

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, 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 27 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (66.67%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (18.52%) SIEM
6 5 (18.52%) CISSP
6 5 (18.52%) PMI
6 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
6 5 (18.52%) Information Security Management
6 5 (18.52%) Security Management
7 4 (14.81%) CISA
7 4 (14.81%) CISM
7 4 (14.81%) Finance
7 4 (14.81%) Information Security Governance
7 4 (14.81%) ISMS
7 4 (14.81%) Retail
7 4 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (14.81%) PMO
8 3 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (11.11%) Network Security

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 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
2 5 (18.52%) PMI
3 3 (11.11%) FMCG
4 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Information Security
2 18 (66.67%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
5 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) Information Security Management
6 5 (18.52%) Security Management
6 5 (18.52%) SIEM
7 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Information Security Governance
7 4 (14.81%) ISMS
7 4 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (14.81%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (7.41%) Data Privacy
8 2 (7.41%) Information Governance
8 2 (7.41%) Logistics
8 2 (7.41%) Service Design
8 2 (7.41%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CISSP
1 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CISA
2 4 (14.81%) CISM
3 3 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 4 (14.81%) PMO
3 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (7.41%) GDPR
5 1 (3.70%) ISO 22301
5 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £375 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Daily Rate
Posted: Yesterday