The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 50 69 52
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.27% 0.24% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.26% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £464 £443
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.90 - -
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
611 777 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.68% 91.74% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 398 308
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 75 52
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Welwyn Garden City +7 1 £625 -
Security Consultant
East of England

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
3 4 (50.00%) Security Hardening
3 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 4 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (50.00%) CISA
3 4 (50.00%) CISM
3 4 (50.00%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Aruba
5 1 (12.50%) FCoE
5 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (12.50%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) Meraki
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Presales
5 1 (12.50%) CLAS
5 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Brocade
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
2 1 (12.50%) FCoE
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) IPv6
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Presales
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISA
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Aruba
1 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
1 1 (12.50%) Brocade
1 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) F5
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Juniper
1 1 (12.50%) Meraki
1 1 (12.50%) VMware