The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 400 398 377
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 196 178 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.37% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.39% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 127 106
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£471 £450 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -7.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £343 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £583 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £430 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
46993 45168 41393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.48% 92.76% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 30139 28182 24625
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1790 1829 1978
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £39.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 74 £488 +2.63% 27
South East +13 61 £450 -7.69% 21
North West -33 23 £415 -3.48% 4
South West +2 14 £456 -1.61% 4
East of England +4 8 £500 +25.00% 5
West Midlands -10 8 £450 -10.00% 5
East Midlands -5 7 £465 +9.41%
Yorkshire -13 2 £550 - 1
Midlands - 1 £600 -
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Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited 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 Security Consultant in their job title.

1 161 (41.39%) Information Security
2 146 (37.53%) CISSP
3 107 (27.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 96 (24.68%) Firewall
5 85 (21.85%) Finance
6 73 (18.77%) Risk Management
7 62 (15.94%) PCI DSS
8 60 (15.42%) Network Security
9 58 (14.91%) CISM
10 50 (12.85%) ITIL
10 50 (12.85%) Cisco
10 50 (12.85%) Security Cleared
11 44 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 43 (11.05%) Penetration Testing
13 40 (10.28%) Security Management
13 40 (10.28%) SC Cleared
14 39 (10.03%) Vulnerability Management
15 37 (9.51%) Cyber Security
15 37 (9.51%) Data Protection
16 35 (9.00%) Security Architecture
17 32 (8.23%) Cisco Certification
18 31 (7.97%) Management Information System
19 30 (7.71%) CheckPoint
20 29 (7.46%) SIEM
20 29 (7.46%) Data Centre
21 28 (7.20%) Risk Assessment
22 27 (6.94%) Windows
22 27 (6.94%) OWASP
23 25 (6.43%) SAP
24 24 (6.17%) CCNP

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited 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 Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (1.80%) IIS
1 7 (1.80%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (0.51%) Lync
4 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.80%) MS Office
3 3 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.06%) RMDS
2 6 (1.54%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.51%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.51%) Summit
4 1 (0.26%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.26%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.26%) Primavera
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.77%) SaaS
2 3 (0.77%) Office 365
3 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) IaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 96 (24.68%) Firewall
2 60 (15.42%) Network Security
3 23 (5.91%) TCP/IP
4 21 (5.40%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (5.14%) DNS
6 17 (4.37%) Wireless
7 16 (4.11%) DHCP
8 11 (2.83%) VPN
9 10 (2.57%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (2.31%) Wireshark
10 9 (2.31%) Cisco ISE
11 8 (2.06%) Multicast
11 8 (2.06%) NetScaler
11 8 (2.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (2.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 7 (1.80%) SSL
12 7 (1.80%) DMZ
13 6 (1.54%) VoIP
13 6 (1.54%) WAN
13 6 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (0.77%) SAP BW
2 3 (0.77%) SAP BI
3 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (0.51%) DB2
4 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.26%) EDMS
4 1 (0.26%) Big Data
General
1 85 (21.85%) Finance
2 22 (5.66%) Retail
3 17 (4.37%) Legal
4 13 (3.34%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.08%) Banking
6 10 (2.57%) Law
7 7 (1.80%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.80%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.54%) Games
9 5 (1.29%) Military
10 3 (0.77%) Advertising
11 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.26%) Automotive
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.06%) Rendezvous
2 7 (1.80%) .NET
3 6 (1.54%) SAML
3 6 (1.54%) OAuth
4 5 (1.29%) Web Services
5 4 (1.03%) OAuth2
5 4 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.51%) SailPoint
6 2 (0.51%) Middleware
6 2 (0.51%) JSP
7 1 (0.26%) SOAP
7 1 (0.26%) CSS
7 1 (0.26%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 1 (0.26%) OpenID
7 1 (0.26%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.97%) Management Information System
2 29 (7.46%) Data Centre
3 21 (5.40%) PKI
4 20 (5.14%) Data Protection Act
5 15 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.57%) Cryptography
7 8 (2.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (2.06%) RMADS
8 7 (1.80%) Smart Meter
9 6 (1.54%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.54%) SCADA
10 5 (1.29%) CESG
10 5 (1.29%) CESG CLAS
10 5 (1.29%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.77%) FMCG
11 3 (0.77%) Clustering
11 3 (0.77%) Human Factors
12 2 (0.51%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.51%) AS400
12 2 (0.51%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.94%) Windows
2 16 (4.11%) Linux
3 13 (3.34%) UNIX
4 4 (1.03%) Solaris
4 4 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.51%) AIX
5 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.26%) Debian
6 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.26%) CentOS
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (41.39%) Information Security
2 73 (18.77%) Risk Management
3 50 (12.85%) ITIL
4 44 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (11.05%) Penetration Testing
6 40 (10.28%) Security Management
7 39 (10.03%) Vulnerability Management
8 37 (9.51%) Cyber Security
8 37 (9.51%) Data Protection
9 35 (9.00%) Security Architecture
10 29 (7.46%) SIEM
11 28 (7.20%) Risk Assessment
12 27 (6.94%) OWASP
13 23 (5.91%) SAP Security
14 22 (5.66%) Security Testing
15 21 (5.40%) Information Security Management
16 17 (4.37%) Risk Analysis
17 16 (4.11%) PRINCE2
17 16 (4.11%) Change Control
18 15 (3.86%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.06%) SQL
2 6 (1.54%) C
2 6 (1.54%) C#
3 5 (1.29%) ABAP
4 3 (0.77%) Python
4 3 (0.77%) Java
4 3 (0.77%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.26%) Perl
6 1 (0.26%) PHP
6 1 (0.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 146 (37.53%) CISSP
2 58 (14.91%) CISM
3 50 (12.85%) Security Cleared
4 40 (10.28%) SC Cleared
5 32 (8.23%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (6.17%) CCNP
6 24 (6.17%) GIAC
7 22 (5.66%) CISA
8 19 (4.88%) CRISC
9 15 (3.86%) Degree
10 14 (3.60%) CCIE
11 11 (2.83%) CEH
12 5 (1.29%) CCSE
12 5 (1.29%) DV Cleared
12 5 (1.29%) CCSP
13 4 (1.03%) MCSE
13 4 (1.03%) CCDP
13 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.03%) JNCIP
13 4 (1.03%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (27.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 62 (15.94%) PCI DSS
3 14 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (3.08%) COBIT
5 7 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 5 (1.29%) GxP
7 4 (1.03%) ISO 9001
7 4 (1.03%) QA
7 4 (1.03%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.77%) SLA
9 2 (0.51%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.51%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.26%) GPG13
System Software
1 19 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.77%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.77%) Snort
4 1 (0.26%) Squid
4 1 (0.26%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.26%) UAG
4 1 (0.26%) ACF2
4 1 (0.26%) Firmware
4 1 (0.26%) RACF
4 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.03%) Nessus
2 4 (1.03%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (1.03%) DatAdvantage
3 3 (0.77%) FortiGate
3 3 (0.77%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.51%) Nagios
4 2 (0.51%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.26%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.26%) OpenIDM
5 1 (0.26%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.26%) Nmap
5 1 (0.26%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.26%) SCCM
5 1 (0.26%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.26%) OSSEC
5 1 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 50 (12.85%) Cisco
2 30 (7.71%) CheckPoint
3 25 (6.43%) SAP
4 22 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 19 (4.88%) Juniper
6 16 (4.11%) Citrix
6 16 (4.11%) Blue Coat
7 15 (3.86%) F5
8 14 (3.60%) Symantec
8 14 (3.60%) VMware
8 14 (3.60%) HP
9 12 (3.08%) IBM
9 12 (3.08%) Oracle
9 12 (3.08%) Splunk
10 11 (2.83%) ArcSight
10 11 (2.83%) Cyber-Ark
11 10 (2.57%) LogLogic
11 10 (2.57%) McAfee
12 8 (2.06%) TIBCO
12 8 (2.06%) Bloomberg
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