The first table below looks at the demand for the Information Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 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 London 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security Consultant
Rank 383 386 407
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 16 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.12% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 8
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£438 £525 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £400 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21859 22413 24498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.70% 92.41% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14991 15271 15886
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 461 651
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Information Security Consultant
England

Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Information Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Information Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Information Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Information Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Information Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Information Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Information Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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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
City of London +8 7 £425 -19.04% 2
Teddington - - - -
Information Security Consultant
England

Information Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Information Security
2 16 (51.61%) Finance
3 14 (45.16%) CISSP
4 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (25.81%) CISM
6 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
7 6 (19.35%) Banking
7 6 (19.35%) CISA
7 6 (19.35%) Windows
7 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (16.13%) Degree
8 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (16.13%) Firewall
8 5 (16.13%) Security Management
9 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
9 4 (12.90%) Information Security Management
9 4 (12.90%) UNIX
9 4 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
10 3 (9.68%) PKI
10 3 (9.68%) Network Security
10 3 (9.68%) ISMS
10 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
10 3 (9.68%) Legal
10 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (6.45%) CMS
11 2 (6.45%) Advertising
11 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
11 2 (6.45%) E-Learning

Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Information 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 Information Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Network Security
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.45%) Intranet
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) DNS
4 1 (3.23%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Legal
3 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.45%) Advertising
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.23%) German Language
5 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) SOAP
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) PKI
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) E-Learning
3 2 (6.45%) CESG
3 2 (6.45%) Economics
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.23%) Human Factors
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) GIS
4 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (22.58%) Risk Management
3 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (16.13%) Security Management
4 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (12.90%) Information Security Management
5 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (9.68%) ISMS
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Cyber Security
7 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) Data Privacy
8 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.23%) Information Assurance
8 1 (3.23%) Database Security
8 1 (3.23%) SIEM
8 1 (3.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) C
1 2 (6.45%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) CISSP
2 8 (25.81%) CISM
3 6 (19.35%) CISA
4 5 (16.13%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.45%) BS7799
3 2 (6.45%) COBIT
3 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.23%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) McAfee
2 1 (3.23%) Splunk
2 1 (3.23%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (3.23%) Varonis
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) NetApp
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