The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank - 62 63
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.26% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.28% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1096 726 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.44% 94.90% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 372 462
Average daily rate £350 £314 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -3.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 32 42
Average hourly rate £16.50 £11.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.70 £40.00 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Security Consultant
West Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) ClearTrust
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Q1 Labs
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) ClearTrust
1 1 (50.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Q1 Labs
2 1 (50.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec