The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had IT Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 170 207 198
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -9
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.028% 0.054% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.057% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £550 £425 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -17.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £480 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - -
IT 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
3345 5238 5543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.16% 95.05% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2675 4088 4008
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 77 102
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.35 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £10.92 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.60 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IT 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 IT Security Consultant across the City of London region.

IT Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT 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 IT Security Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (66.67%) Secure Coding
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) CISA
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App

IT 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Secure Coding
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISA
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP