The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.15% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £428 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £465 £430
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 - -
Security Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
566 778 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 92.94% 95.58% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 458 424
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 £180 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 68 76
Median hourly rate £38.50 £20.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.80% -1.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Cambridge - 6 £430 -
Security Consultant
East of England

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
1 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (44.44%) SIEM
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (33.33%) CISA
3 3 (33.33%) CISM
3 3 (33.33%) CISSP
3 3 (33.33%) Security Hardening
3 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 3 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) CESG
5 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
5 1 (11.11%) RMADS
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) ISA Server

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (22.22%) CESG
3 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (44.44%) SIEM
3 3 (33.33%) Security Hardening
3 3 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
5 1 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISA
1 3 (33.33%) CISM
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (11.11%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
2 1 (11.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft