The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England 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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Consultant
Rank 544 556 550
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 86 59 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.11% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.12% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 41 24
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £550 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £498 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Information Security Consultant
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47342 48920 45504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.83% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31086 31590 28112
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1402 1847 1880
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Information Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Information Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Information Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Information Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Information Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Information Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Information Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London 0 31 £575 +24.32% 2
South East +5 22 £475 - 2
West Midlands -18 9 £499 +3.63%
Yorkshire +10 8 £513 -6.81% 1
South West - 8 £500 -
East of England +21 5 £425 -15.00%
North West -10 4 £600 +23.07%
Midlands - 2 - -
Information Security Consultant
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Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 England region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 153 (94.44%) Information Security
2 85 (52.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 66 (40.74%) CISSP
4 47 (29.01%) Finance
5 45 (27.78%) CISM
6 37 (22.84%) Risk Management
7 30 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
8 29 (17.90%) PCI DSS
9 24 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management
9 24 (14.81%) CISA
9 24 (14.81%) Management Information System
10 23 (14.20%) Security Cleared
11 22 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (13.58%) Security Management
11 22 (13.58%) Penetration Testing
12 21 (12.96%) COBIT
13 20 (12.35%) Data Protection
13 20 (12.35%) SC Cleared
14 18 (11.11%) Information Security Management
15 16 (9.88%) Information Assurance
16 15 (9.26%) Project Management
17 14 (8.64%) Security Architecture
18 13 (8.02%) CLAS
18 13 (8.02%) Banking
19 12 (7.41%) ISMS
20 11 (6.79%) ITIL
21 10 (6.17%) IT Audit
21 10 (6.17%) Firewall
21 10 (6.17%) Legal
21 10 (6.17%) RMADS

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.23%) Apache
1 2 (1.23%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.17%) Firewall
2 5 (3.09%) Network Security
3 4 (2.47%) DNS
3 4 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.85%) Internet
4 3 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.85%) VPN
5 2 (1.23%) DHCP
5 2 (1.23%) HTTP
5 2 (1.23%) Wireless
6 1 (0.62%) BGP
6 1 (0.62%) DMZ
6 1 (0.62%) Intranet
6 1 (0.62%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.62%) LAN
6 1 (0.62%) LDAP
6 1 (0.62%) OSPF
6 1 (0.62%) SSL
6 1 (0.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.23%) Big Data
1 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
General
1 47 (29.01%) Finance
2 13 (8.02%) Banking
3 10 (6.17%) Legal
4 6 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.47%) Retail
6 3 (1.85%) Law
7 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.62%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.62%) French Language
8 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) .NET
2 1 (0.62%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.62%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 9 (5.56%) PKI
3 6 (3.70%) CESG
3 6 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (3.09%) Cryptography
5 4 (2.47%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.85%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.85%) Smart Energy
7 2 (1.23%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.23%) FMCG
7 2 (1.23%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.62%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.62%) Fintech
8 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.62%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.47%) Windows
2 3 (1.85%) Linux
3 1 (0.62%) Android
3 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (94.44%) Information Security
2 37 (22.84%) Risk Management
3 30 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (14.81%) Vulnerability Management
5 22 (13.58%) Penetration Testing
5 22 (13.58%) Security Management
5 22 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (12.35%) Data Protection
7 18 (11.11%) Information Security Management
8 16 (9.88%) Information Assurance
9 15 (9.26%) Project Management
10 14 (8.64%) Security Architecture
11 12 (7.41%) ISMS
12 11 (6.79%) ITIL
13 10 (6.17%) IT Audit
13 10 (6.17%) OWASP
13 10 (6.17%) Security Testing
14 9 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
14 9 (5.56%) SDLC
14 9 (5.56%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.47%) Java
2 3 (1.85%) SQL
3 2 (1.23%) C
4 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.62%) Perl
4 1 (0.62%) PHP
4 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.62%) Python
4 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (40.74%) CISSP
2 45 (27.78%) CISM
3 24 (14.81%) CISA
4 23 (14.20%) Security Cleared
5 20 (12.35%) SC Cleared
6 13 (8.02%) CLAS
7 9 (5.56%) Degree
8 7 (4.32%) CompTIA Security+
8 7 (4.32%) Security+ Certification
9 6 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
10 5 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (2.47%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.85%) CCNP
12 3 (1.85%) CCSP
12 3 (1.85%) CISMP
13 2 (1.23%) CRISC
14 1 (0.62%) CCDP
14 1 (0.62%) CEH
14 1 (0.62%) GIAC
14 1 (0.62%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (52.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (17.90%) PCI DSS
3 21 (12.96%) COBIT
4 10 (6.17%) RMADS
5 9 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (4.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (1.85%) ISO 9001
8 2 (1.23%) COSO
8 2 (1.23%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (1.23%) JSP 440
8 2 (1.23%) QA
8 2 (1.23%) SSAE 16
9 1 (0.62%) BS7799
9 1 (0.62%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) EnCase
1 1 (0.62%) Nessus
1 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.62%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 7 (4.32%) Cisco
2 5 (3.09%) CheckPoint
3 2 (1.23%) ION Trading
3 2 (1.23%) Juniper
3 2 (1.23%) Palo Alto
3 2 (1.23%) Qualys
3 2 (1.23%) Splunk
4 1 (0.62%) ArcSight
4 1 (0.62%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (0.62%) Fortinet
4 1 (0.62%) Infoblox
4 1 (0.62%) Intel Security
4 1 (0.62%) LogRhythm
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle
4 1 (0.62%) Sonus
4 1 (0.62%) Sophos
4 1 (0.62%) Symantec
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