The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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 City of London 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Consultant
Rank 191 213 213
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 7 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £525 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £473 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £543 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5414 6582 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.04% 92.63% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3942 4842 5241
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 168 170
Average hourly rate £18.48 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.74 £51.00 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Information Security Consultant
London

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Information Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Information Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Information Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Information Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Information Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the City of London region.

Information Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) CISA
3 4 (36.36%) CISSP
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Economics
5 2 (18.18%) PKI
5 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) E-Learning
5 2 (18.18%) Advertising
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) CISM
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Intranet
5 2 (18.18%) BS7799
5 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) German Language
6 1 (9.09%) SIEM
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
4 1 (9.09%) German Language
4 1 (9.09%) Publishing
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Economics
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
1 2 (18.18%) E-Learning
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) Security Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Database Security
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISA
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) BS7799
1 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
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DP Connect
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago