The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 62 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 13 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.38% 1.39% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.43% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 2
Median daily rate £450 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £455 £448
% change year-on-year
+9.89% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.90 - -
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
903 1185 1230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.17% 96.97% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 600 708
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 68
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £42.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +12 9 £450 -
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (44.44%) CISSP
2 9 (33.33%) Information Security
3 8 (29.63%) Network Security
4 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
4 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (25.93%) CCIE
4 7 (25.93%) CESG
5 6 (22.22%) Network Architecture
5 6 (22.22%) F5
5 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
6 5 (18.52%) Migration
7 4 (14.81%) Firewall
7 4 (14.81%) Identity Management
7 4 (14.81%) Unix
7 4 (14.81%) ISMS
7 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance
7 4 (14.81%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
8 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (11.11%) JSP 440
8 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Network Security
2 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (14.81%) Firewall
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (7.41%) FTP
5 2 (7.41%) Internet
5 2 (7.41%) IPsec
5 2 (7.41%) SMTP
5 2 (7.41%) SSH
6 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) CESG
2 3 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.41%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Information Security
2 6 (22.22%) Network Architecture
3 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) Identity Management
4 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance
4 4 (14.81%) ISMS
5 3 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Security Management
5 3 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 2 (7.41%) Fuzz Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (7.41%) OWASP
6 2 (7.41%) Patch Management
6 2 (7.41%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) SWOT Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Threat Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) CISSP
2 7 (25.93%) CCIE
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) CESG Certified Professional
4 3 (11.11%) CCSE
5 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (11.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) F5
2 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (11.11%) Forcepoint
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle