The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 49 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.43% 0.61% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.63% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £413 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -0.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £465 £448
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -
Security Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
430 480 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.28% 97.56% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 291 213
Median daily rate £385 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 31
Median hourly rate £38.00 £15.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.26% -44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.83 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cheltenham - 1 £375 - 3
Security Consultant
South West

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) zSecure
3 2 (33.33%) Health Informatics
3 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (33.33%) ACF2
3 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) Informatics
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) zOS
4 1 (16.67%) RACF
4 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Health Informatics
2 2 (33.33%) Informatics
2 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) zOS
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) ISMS
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CHECK Team Leader
1 1 (16.67%) CREST Certified
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) ACF2
2 1 (16.67%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) zSecure
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security