The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 72 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 12 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.00% 0.24% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.26% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
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£400 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
Security Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1111 1147 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.35% 93.18% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 659 414
Average daily rate £350 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £217 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 64 74
Average hourly rate £16.14 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.31% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.50 £11.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +11 9 £400 +14.28% 3
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
3 9 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 6 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
4 6 (33.33%) OWASP
4 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (33.33%) GIAC
4 6 (33.33%) Retail
4 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (33.33%) COBIT
4 6 (33.33%) Firewall
4 6 (33.33%) ITIL
4 6 (33.33%) CISSP
5 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
6 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) SCADA
8 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
9 1 (5.56%) Lumension
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (5.56%) SIEM

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) IPsec
2 1 (5.56%) TACACS
2 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) SCADA
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Information Security
2 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
3 9 (50.00%) Cyber Security
4 6 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 6 (33.33%) OWASP
4 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (33.33%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Security Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (5.56%) SIEM
8 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Data Security
8 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) GIAC
1 6 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 6 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (33.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Lumension
1 1 (5.56%) LogRhythm
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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