The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 11 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 Chester 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 23 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 1 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.71% 7.64% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 8.28% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £426 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
-5.27% -2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
132 145 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 94.29% 92.36% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 49 41
Average daily rate £310 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 5
Average hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -36.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Security Consultant
Cheshire

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Security Consultant
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Akamai

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Akamai