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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 48 68 69
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 12 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.06% 0.44% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 0.45% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £475 £301 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.06% -32.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 - -
Security Consultant
Scotland

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
554 884 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.03% 96.72% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 444 405
Median daily rate £338 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £52.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +232.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 2016, 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 24 (88.89%) Finance
2 23 (85.19%) Law
3 22 (81.48%) Data Centre
4 21 (77.78%) Banking
5 12 (44.44%) Qualys
6 9 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (29.63%) Symantec
7 8 (29.63%) Intel Security
8 5 (18.52%) Forcepoint
8 5 (18.52%) Data Loss Prevention
9 4 (14.81%) Windows
10 3 (11.11%) C#
10 3 (11.11%) VBScript
10 3 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (11.11%) Linux
10 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
10 3 (11.11%) SCCM
10 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
11 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
11 2 (7.41%) Firewall
11 2 (7.41%) Publishing
11 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
11 2 (7.41%) BCP
12 1 (3.70%) Project Management
12 1 (3.70%) CISSP
12 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
12 1 (3.70%) WAN
12 1 (3.70%) Oracle
12 1 (3.70%) Web Services
12 1 (3.70%) Unix

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.70%) VLAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
General
1 24 (88.89%) Finance
2 23 (85.19%) Law
3 21 (77.78%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (81.48%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (18.52%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (7.41%) BCP
3 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.70%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C#
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CISSP
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Qualys
2 8 (29.63%) Intel Security
2 8 (29.63%) Symantec
3 5 (18.52%) Forcepoint
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat