The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
South East / Berkshire
Rank 101 98 105
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 7 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.62% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.69% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 8
Median daily rate £544 £475 £560
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.47% -15.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £425 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £498
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year
+41.30% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1821 2186 2348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.39% 90.44% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 932 1124 1214
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 117 50
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 2 £480 +2.40% 6
Slough +11 1 £500 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Security Consultant 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) CLAS
4 6 (26.09%) Supplier Management
5 4 (17.39%) Information Security
5 4 (17.39%) CISSP
6 3 (13.04%) OOD
6 3 (13.04%) B2B
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) User Stories
7 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.70%) Open Source
7 2 (8.70%) MSTest
7 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) REST
7 2 (8.70%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
7 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) QA
7 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Network Security
7 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (8.70%) JSON
7 2 (8.70%) SOA

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.35%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MSTest
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) JSON
1 2 (8.70%) REST
1 2 (8.70%) SOAP
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) Kafka
2 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) CESG
2 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Supplier Management
2 4 (17.39%) Information Security
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) B2B
3 3 (13.04%) OOD
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) Open Source
4 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
4 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.70%) User Stories
4 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C#
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) CLAS
4 4 (17.39%) CISSP
5 2 (8.70%) CISM
6 1 (4.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
6 1 (4.35%) CCSP
6 1 (4.35%) CEH
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.35%) CREST Certified
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) OSCP
6 1 (4.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) COBIT
2 1 (4.35%) ISO22301
2 1 (4.35%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) AppDynamics
1 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco
1 1 (4.35%) F5
1 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
1 1 (4.35%) Juniper
1 1 (4.35%) SAP