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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.50% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1129 762 1128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.08% 91.37% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 414 489
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 73 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.20 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Security Consultant
South East

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 18 April 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 3 £350 - 1
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Information Security
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Symantec
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Lync
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) MCSE
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) SQL

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) Lync
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CISA
4 2 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Snort
2 1 (10.00%) Nmap
2 1 (10.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Symantec
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) McAfee
3 2 (20.00%) Sophos
3 2 (20.00%) Lumension
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco