The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 62 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.48% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.36% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £500 £484 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +38.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.00 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Security Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
811 828 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.78% 95.50% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 600 537
Median daily rate £363 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 54
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.95 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Bristol region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) CISSP
2 7 (43.75%) Information Security
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 6 (37.50%) Information Assurance
3 6 (37.50%) CISM
3 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 4 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (18.75%) IISP
6 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Government Security Classifications
6 3 (18.75%) Network Security
6 3 (18.75%) JSP 440
6 3 (18.75%) C
6 3 (18.75%) IIS
6 3 (18.75%) CESG
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Validation
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) Solaris
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (18.75%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) CESG
3 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 2 (12.50%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Solaris
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) Information Assurance
2 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) Threat Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Security
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CISSP
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) CISM
4 4 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) IISP
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) CISA
7 1 (6.25%) CLAS
7 1 (6.25%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (18.75%) Government Security Classifications
3 3 (18.75%) JSP 440
4 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Nessus
1 2 (12.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Qualys
2 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft