The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 35 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.54% 0.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £466 £440
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.45 - -
Security Consultant
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
176 169 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 95.65% 96.02% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 86 53
Median daily rate £413 £388 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £11.78 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.36 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

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 Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Chester region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Modelling

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001