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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 337 329 324
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 74 77 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.36% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 63 64
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£488 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £430 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
21502 21611 21671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.96% 92.91% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15015 14996 14673
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 391 462
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.00 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 July 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 July 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 0 18 £479 +6.38% 4
Ilford - 5 £500 -
Feltham - 2 £510 -
Docklands, London -3 1 £600 +20.00%
Hayes - 1 £525 -
Bromley - 1 £360 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 57 (37.25%) Information Security
1 57 (37.25%) CISSP
2 37 (24.18%) Firewall
3 34 (22.22%) Finance
3 34 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (16.34%) Cisco
5 24 (15.69%) CISM
6 22 (14.38%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (13.07%) Network Security
7 20 (13.07%) Cyber Security
8 17 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 15 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (9.15%) CISA
10 14 (9.15%) CCNP
11 13 (8.50%) Risk Assessment
11 13 (8.50%) Security Management
11 13 (8.50%) Data Protection
11 13 (8.50%) Security Architecture
11 13 (8.50%) SIEM
12 12 (7.84%) Security Cleared
12 12 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (7.84%) CheckPoint
12 12 (7.84%) Windows
13 11 (7.19%) Active Directory
13 11 (7.19%) PCI DSS
14 10 (6.54%) SAP Security
14 10 (6.54%) Degree
14 10 (6.54%) Microsoft
14 10 (6.54%) SAP
14 10 (6.54%) ITIL

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 4 (2.61%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.31%) Lync
4 1 (0.65%) IIS
4 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) MS Office
1 6 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.96%) SaaS
1 3 (1.96%) Office 365
2 2 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 37 (24.18%) Firewall
2 20 (13.07%) Network Security
3 12 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (5.88%) Wireless
4 9 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
5 6 (3.92%) DMZ
6 4 (2.61%) Internet
6 4 (2.61%) WAN
6 4 (2.61%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.61%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.96%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.96%) Extranet
7 3 (1.96%) Intranet
8 2 (1.31%) MPLS
8 2 (1.31%) DNS
8 2 (1.31%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.31%) DHCP
8 2 (1.31%) LAN
8 2 (1.31%) SMS
8 2 (1.31%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (1.96%) SAP BW
1 3 (1.96%) SAP BI
2 2 (1.31%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.65%) DB2
General
1 34 (22.22%) Finance
2 8 (5.23%) Banking
3 6 (3.92%) Retail
3 6 (3.92%) Investment Banking
3 6 (3.92%) Games
3 6 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.27%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.96%) Advertising
6 3 (1.96%) Law
7 2 (1.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.61%) .NET
2 2 (1.31%) SAML
2 2 (1.31%) OAuth
2 2 (1.31%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.65%) OAuth2
3 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 1 (0.65%) Middleware
3 1 (0.65%) CSS
3 1 (0.65%) SOAP
3 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.23%) Management Information System
1 8 (5.23%) Data Protection Act
1 8 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.27%) SCADA
3 4 (2.61%) PKI
3 4 (2.61%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.96%) RMADS
5 2 (1.31%) FMCG
5 2 (1.31%) Human Factors
5 2 (1.31%) CESG
5 2 (1.31%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.65%) Social Media
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.84%) Windows
2 5 (3.27%) UNIX
2 5 (3.27%) Linux
3 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.65%) Solaris
4 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.65%) Debian
4 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.65%) CentOS
4 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (37.25%) Information Security
2 20 (13.07%) Cyber Security
3 17 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 15 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (8.50%) Risk Assessment
5 13 (8.50%) Security Management
5 13 (8.50%) Data Protection
5 13 (8.50%) Security Architecture
5 13 (8.50%) SIEM
6 10 (6.54%) SAP Security
6 10 (6.54%) ITIL
7 8 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (5.23%) Network Planning
7 8 (5.23%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (5.23%) Business Development
7 8 (5.23%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (4.58%) Identity Management
9 6 (3.92%) Information Security Management
9 6 (3.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.96%) C#
1 3 (1.96%) SQL
2 2 (1.31%) Java
2 2 (1.31%) C
3 1 (0.65%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 57 (37.25%) CISSP
2 24 (15.69%) CISM
3 22 (14.38%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (9.15%) CCNP
4 14 (9.15%) CISA
5 12 (7.84%) Security Cleared
6 10 (6.54%) Degree
7 9 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 9 (5.88%) CCIE
8 6 (3.92%) CEH
9 5 (3.27%) GIAC
10 4 (2.61%) CRISC
11 3 (1.96%) GCIH
12 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.31%) MCSE
13 1 (0.65%) CCNA
13 1 (0.65%) CCDA
13 1 (0.65%) CCSA
13 1 (0.65%) GSEC
13 1 (0.65%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (7.19%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.61%) QA
4 3 (1.96%) COBIT
5 2 (1.31%) SLA
5 2 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.65%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.65%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (7.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.31%) Snort
2 2 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.65%) Squid
3 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) DatAdvantage
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (1.96%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.96%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (1.31%) Nagios
3 2 (1.31%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.31%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.65%) OpenIDM
4 1 (0.65%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.65%) Nmap
4 1 (0.65%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.65%) SCCM
4 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.65%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 25 (16.34%) Cisco
2 12 (7.84%) CheckPoint
3 10 (6.54%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.54%) SAP
4 8 (5.23%) HP
5 7 (4.58%) Oracle
5 7 (4.58%) Cyber-Ark
6 6 (3.92%) Splunk
7 5 (3.27%) ArcSight
7 5 (3.27%) Varonis
7 5 (3.27%) IBM
8 4 (2.61%) Symantec
8 4 (2.61%) McAfee
8 4 (2.61%) VMware
8 4 (2.61%) Rapid7
8 4 (2.61%) ScanSafe
9 3 (1.96%) Prolexic
9 3 (1.96%) BT
9 3 (1.96%) Juniper
9 3 (1.96%) Business Objects
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