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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 83 102 82
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.53% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £550 £370 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.64% -5.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £485 £495
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - -
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
1078 1479 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.98% 93.67% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 981 721
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 35
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.13 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +21.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 6 (50.00%) Finance
1 6 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) CRAMM
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) COBIT
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) CESG
4 1 (8.33%) SAML
4 1 (8.33%) BCP
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) WAP
4 1 (8.33%) SMTP
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP

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 (8.33%) SMTP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SAML
1 1 (8.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CESG
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Information Security
1 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (16.67%) Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) BCP
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) CRAMM
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark