The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Information Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 162 153 201
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +48
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 2 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 11
Median daily rate £470 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £420 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - -
Information Security Consultant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3043 3318 5570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.72% 95.67% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2420 2633 4267
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 48 106
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Information 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 City of London region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (20.00%) CISA
3 1 (20.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle