The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 42 51 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.75% 0.22% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.23% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £349 £325 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £325 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £325 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £466 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.61% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 - -
Security Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
492 431 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 95.91% 95.99% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 241 331
Average daily rate £400 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 60 67
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.60 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Brentwood - 2 £349 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £850 -
Security Consultant
East of England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 6 (66.67%) CISA
1 6 (66.67%) CISM
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (44.44%) Automotive
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) NetScreen
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) CCIE
3 2 (22.22%) CCSP
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 1 (11.11%) RMADS
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Yammer
4 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (11.11%) CLAS
4 1 (11.11%) Case Management
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Degree

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) NetScreen
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Automotive
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CESG
1 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
2 1 (11.11%) Case Management
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISA
1 6 (66.67%) CISM
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) CCIE
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) CCSP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (11.11%) CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Infor
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) SAP