The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
England / East Midlands
Rank 92 77 94
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 1 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.068% 1.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 1.18% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 2
Median daily rate £500 £550 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1402 1520 1481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.96% 95.30% 96.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 872 880 801
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 66 98
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire - 1 £500 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) CESG
4 2 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Sophos
4 2 (25.00%) Forcepoint
4 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (25.00%) CLAS
4 2 (25.00%) Email Filtering
4 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CESG
1 2 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Email Filtering
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CLAS
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (25.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (25.00%) Sophos