The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 82 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 3 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.23% 0.78% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.83% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
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£515 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.90% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £329 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £460 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £34.30
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1215 964 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.19% 93.96% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 479 416
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 79 70
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £22.50 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Security Consultant
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Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Consultant in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Consultant across the Buckinghamshire region.

Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -11 3 £515 +21.17%
High Wycombe - - - -
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) CRM
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) Lync
4 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Lumension
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) MCP
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Security Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) Lync
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) TACACS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) MCP
4 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) CISA
5 1 (11.11%) CISM
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) McAfee
2 2 (22.22%) Sophos
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Lumension
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco