The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 101 111 105
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 16 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.84% 0.48% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.53% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate £500 £475 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £466 £483 £475
% change year-on-year
-3.36% +1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 - -
Security Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1799 1904 1640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.88% 91.89% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1166 1044 882
Average daily rate £385 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 126 96
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.72 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% -25.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Basingstoke - 7 £500 - 1
Southampton +16 4 - -
Portsmouth - 2 £450 -
Hook +9 1 £400 -
Farnborough +8 1 £500 -
Gosport - 1 - -
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 11 (42.31%) CISSP
4 10 (38.46%) Information Security
4 10 (38.46%) CLAS
5 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
5 8 (30.77%) Information Assurance
5 8 (30.77%) SIEM
5 8 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (30.77%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (26.92%) PKI
6 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (23.08%) CCNA
7 6 (23.08%) CISM
7 6 (23.08%) Firewall
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (19.23%) Windows
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle
8 5 (19.23%) SAP
9 4 (15.38%) SAP Security
9 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
9 4 (15.38%) SAP GRC
9 4 (15.38%) Finance
9 4 (15.38%) CESG
9 4 (15.38%) CESG CLAS
9 4 (15.38%) Service Management
9 4 (15.38%) Banking
9 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
9 4 (15.38%) MCP
9 4 (15.38%) Unix

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (3.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) DB2
General
1 4 (15.38%) Banking
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) PKI
2 4 (15.38%) CESG
2 4 (15.38%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (11.54%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) AIX
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Information Security
2 8 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (30.77%) Information Assurance
2 8 (30.77%) SIEM
3 4 (15.38%) Network Architecture
3 4 (15.38%) SAP Security
3 4 (15.38%) Service Management
3 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 3 (11.54%) Computer Forensics
4 3 (11.54%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Security Operations
5 2 (7.69%) B2B
5 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Presales
5 2 (7.69%) Product Management
5 2 (7.69%) Release Management
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.69%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 11 (42.31%) CISSP
4 10 (38.46%) CLAS
5 8 (30.77%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
6 6 (23.08%) CCNA
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (23.08%) CISM
7 4 (15.38%) MCP
7 4 (15.38%) MCSE
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (7.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
1 5 (19.23%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
2 3 (11.54%) HP
2 3 (11.54%) IBM
2 3 (11.54%) LogRhythm
2 3 (11.54%) NetIQ
2 3 (11.54%) Novell
2 3 (11.54%) Q1 Labs
2 3 (11.54%) Splunk
2 3 (11.54%) Symantec
2 3 (11.54%) Tripwire
3 2 (7.69%) IronPort
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) Ruckus Wireless