The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 338 322 320
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 70 85 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.36% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 60 47
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£500 £500 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £349 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £600 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £52.50
Security Consultant
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20684 21615 20403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.43% 92.67% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14220 15100 13816
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 383 422
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £38.86 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

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 Security Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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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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 +3 14 £506 -1.21% 5
Ilford - 5 £500 -
Brentford - 2 £453 -
Feltham - 2 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
Westminster - 1 £620 -
Bromley - 1 £360 -
Uxbridge - 1 £450 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 68 (40.00%) Information Security
2 48 (28.24%) CISSP
3 45 (26.47%) Finance
4 34 (20.00%) Firewall
5 29 (17.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (15.29%) Risk Management
7 25 (14.71%) Cisco
7 25 (14.71%) Network Security
8 24 (14.12%) Security Cleared
9 19 (11.18%) CISM
9 19 (11.18%) SC Cleared
10 18 (10.59%) Risk Assessment
10 18 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (10.59%) Cyber Security
11 17 (10.00%) SAP
11 17 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (10.00%) SAP Security
12 15 (8.82%) CheckPoint
12 15 (8.82%) Windows
13 14 (8.24%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (7.65%) PCI DSS
14 13 (7.65%) ITIL
15 12 (7.06%) Oracle
15 12 (7.06%) Telecoms
15 12 (7.06%) Security Management
15 12 (7.06%) Management Information System
16 11 (6.47%) Security Architecture
17 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (5.88%) Degree
17 10 (5.88%) Juniper

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.35%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.35%) Lync
3 2 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (4.71%) MS Office
2 6 (3.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.71%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.59%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.59%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.76%) Office 365
1 3 (1.76%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.76%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (20.00%) Firewall
2 25 (14.71%) Network Security
3 14 (8.24%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (4.12%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.53%) DMZ
6 5 (2.94%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (2.94%) Wireless
7 4 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (1.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (1.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (1.76%) WAN
8 3 (1.76%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.18%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.18%) Intranet
9 2 (1.18%) Internet
9 2 (1.18%) Extranet
9 2 (1.18%) MPLS
9 2 (1.18%) VPN
9 2 (1.18%) DNS
9 2 (1.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.94%) SAP BW
2 4 (2.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.76%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
General
1 45 (26.47%) Finance
2 12 (7.06%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.29%) Banking
4 6 (3.53%) Games
5 5 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.35%) Retail
6 4 (2.35%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.76%) Law
8 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.59%) Electronics
9 1 (0.59%) Publishing
9 1 (0.59%) Military
9 1 (0.59%) Marketing
9 1 (0.59%) Local Government
9 1 (0.59%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.53%) .NET
2 4 (2.35%) SailPoint
3 3 (1.76%) SAML
3 3 (1.76%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 3 (1.76%) OAuth
4 2 (1.18%) Middleware
5 1 (0.59%) OAuth2
5 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.59%) CSS
5 1 (0.59%) SOAP
5 1 (0.59%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.06%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.53%) FMCG
3 6 (3.53%) SCADA
4 5 (2.94%) CESG
5 4 (2.35%) RMADS
6 3 (1.76%) PKI
7 2 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.18%) Human Factors
7 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.18%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.18%) Social Media
8 1 (0.59%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.82%) Windows
2 9 (5.29%) Linux
3 8 (4.71%) UNIX
4 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.59%) Solaris
5 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (40.00%) Information Security
2 26 (15.29%) Risk Management
3 18 (10.59%) Risk Assessment
3 18 (10.59%) Cyber Security
4 17 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (10.00%) SAP Security
5 13 (7.65%) ITIL
6 12 (7.06%) Security Management
7 11 (6.47%) Security Architecture
8 9 (5.29%) Identity Management
8 9 (5.29%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (5.29%) Information Assurance
9 8 (4.71%) Service Delivery
9 8 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.12%) Data Protection
11 6 (3.53%) SIEM
12 5 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (2.94%) ERP
12 5 (2.94%) Migration
12 5 (2.94%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.94%) C#
1 5 (2.94%) SQL
2 3 (1.76%) Java
3 1 (0.59%) ABAP
3 1 (0.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 48 (28.24%) CISSP
2 24 (14.12%) Security Cleared
3 19 (11.18%) CISM
3 19 (11.18%) SC Cleared
4 18 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.88%) Degree
5 10 (5.88%) CCNP
6 9 (5.29%) CISA
7 8 (4.71%) CCIE
8 7 (4.12%) GIAC
9 5 (2.94%) CCNA
10 4 (2.35%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.35%) CRISC
11 3 (1.76%) PMP
11 3 (1.76%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.76%) GCIH
11 3 (1.76%) CEH
12 2 (1.18%) SSCP
12 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (17.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (7.65%) PCI DSS
3 9 (5.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (3.53%) QA
5 5 (2.94%) GPG13
6 3 (1.76%) COBIT
7 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (1.18%) SLA
8 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.59%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (5.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.35%) Snort
2 4 (2.35%) Squid
3 3 (1.76%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.59%) Firmware
4 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 6 (3.53%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (2.35%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.35%) DatAdvantage
4 3 (1.76%) OpenIDM
4 3 (1.76%) OpenAM
5 2 (1.18%) OpenSSO
5 2 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.18%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.59%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 25 (14.71%) Cisco
2 17 (10.00%) SAP
3 15 (8.82%) CheckPoint
4 12 (7.06%) Oracle
5 10 (5.88%) Juniper
6 9 (5.29%) IBM
6 9 (5.29%) Microsoft
7 7 (4.12%) Blue Coat
8 6 (3.53%) HP
8 6 (3.53%) Dell
8 6 (3.53%) F5
9 5 (2.94%) Cyber-Ark
9 5 (2.94%) Varonis
9 5 (2.94%) Sourcefire
10 4 (2.35%) Websense
10 4 (2.35%) Sun
10 4 (2.35%) ScanSafe
10 4 (2.35%) Rapid7
11 3 (1.76%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.76%) Prolexic
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