The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 95 107 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 0.061% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.064% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £465 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 - -
Security Consultant
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1308 1556 940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.04% 95.34% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 865 1062 605
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 47 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% +13.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leeds region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 3 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) CISM
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) COBIT
4 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) IT Audit
5 1 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) CRAMM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Banking

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (11.11%) SMTP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SAML
1 1 (11.11%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Management
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) BCP
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRAMM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) IT Audit
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (22.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark