The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow 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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 44 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.81% 0.15% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.16% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year
+41.30% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
469 610 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.75% 92.01% 96.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 332 426
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 12
Median hourly rate £17.32 £33.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.51% +109.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £49.41 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Glasgow region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Law
2 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) VBScript
3 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (36.36%) Qualys
3 4 (36.36%) SCCM
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (27.27%) BCP
4 3 (27.27%) Publishing
4 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) CISSP
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
6 1 (9.09%) Data Enrichment
6 1 (9.09%) QRadar
6 1 (9.09%) SANS
6 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
6 1 (9.09%) SIEM
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Anomaly Detection

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Law
3 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (27.27%) BCP
2 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
2 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (9.09%) Data Enrichment
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
1 4 (36.36%) VBScript
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) SANS
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (9.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Symantec
2 4 (36.36%) Qualys
3 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) MapR
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk