The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 316 322 316
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 106 112 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.50% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.52% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 75 78
Median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £486 £485
% change year-on-year
+2.82% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - -
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
20320 21442 22317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.04% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14519 15176 16085
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 341 443
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 7 £525 +16.66% 9
Croydon - 7 - -
Feltham - 2 £505 -
Uxbridge - 1 £475 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £313 -
Wimbledon - 1 £525 -
Chiswick - 1 £477 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 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 London region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 94 (38.37%) Information Security
2 82 (33.47%) Finance
3 60 (24.49%) CISSP
4 54 (22.04%) Cybersecurity
5 39 (15.92%) CISM
5 39 (15.92%) Firewall
6 34 (13.88%) PCI DSS
7 31 (12.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 30 (12.24%) Risk Management
9 28 (11.43%) CISA
10 27 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (10.61%) Security Cleared
11 26 (10.61%) Security Architecture
12 25 (10.20%) Security Operations
13 23 (9.39%) Network Security
14 20 (8.16%) Windows
14 20 (8.16%) Data Centre
15 19 (7.76%) SIEM
15 19 (7.76%) SC Cleared
16 18 (7.35%) Validation
17 17 (6.94%) Cisco
17 17 (6.94%) Penetration Testing
18 16 (6.53%) Banking
18 16 (6.53%) QA
18 16 (6.53%) Linux
18 16 (6.53%) Law
18 16 (6.53%) Project Management
19 15 (6.12%) Unix
19 15 (6.12%) PCI QSA
19 15 (6.12%) Cyber-Ark

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.86%) nginx
2 3 (1.22%) Apache
3 2 (0.82%) IIS
4 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.63%) MS Office
4 1 (0.41%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 6 (2.45%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.41%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.41%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.41%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.04%) IaaS
2 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.63%) PaaS
2 4 (1.63%) SaaS
3 2 (0.82%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.41%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 39 (15.92%) Firewall
2 23 (9.39%) Network Security
3 9 (3.67%) LDAP
4 6 (2.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.04%) DNS
5 5 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.22%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (1.22%) Kerberos
6 3 (1.22%) SMTP
6 3 (1.22%) SSL
7 2 (0.82%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (0.82%) HTTP
7 2 (0.82%) Internet
7 2 (0.82%) MPLS
7 2 (0.82%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.82%) VPN
7 2 (0.82%) Wireless
8 1 (0.41%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.41%) CTI
8 1 (0.41%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.63%) Big Data
1 4 (1.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.82%) GIS
2 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
2 2 (0.82%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.41%) HBase
3 1 (0.41%) Impala
3 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.41%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (3.27%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (0.41%) CircleCI
3 1 (0.41%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.41%) Travis CI
General
1 82 (33.47%) Finance
2 16 (6.53%) Banking
2 16 (6.53%) Law
3 6 (2.45%) Legal
4 2 (0.82%) Dutch Language
4 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.41%) Advertising
5 1 (0.41%) Electronics
5 1 (0.41%) French Language
5 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.04%) SAML
2 4 (1.63%) .NET
3 3 (1.22%) WAP
4 2 (0.82%) DOM
4 2 (0.82%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.82%) SOAP
5 1 (0.41%) J2EE
5 1 (0.41%) NancyFx
5 1 (0.41%) OpenID
5 1 (0.41%) REST
5 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.90%) CESG
3 11 (4.49%) Security Operations Centre
4 7 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.45%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.63%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.63%) PKI
8 3 (1.22%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.22%) FMCG
9 2 (0.82%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (0.82%) Economics
9 2 (0.82%) SCADA
10 1 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.41%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.41%) Fintech
10 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.16%) Windows
2 16 (6.53%) Linux
3 15 (6.12%) Unix
4 1 (0.41%) Android
4 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.41%) Solaris
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (38.37%) Information Security
2 54 (22.04%) Cybersecurity
3 30 (12.24%) Risk Management
4 27 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (10.61%) Security Architecture
6 25 (10.20%) Security Operations
7 19 (7.76%) SIEM
8 18 (7.35%) Validation
9 17 (6.94%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (6.53%) Project Management
11 14 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
12 12 (4.90%) Security Management
13 11 (4.49%) Identity Access Management
13 11 (4.49%) Vulnerability Management
14 10 (4.08%) SAP Security
14 10 (4.08%) Security Testing
15 9 (3.67%) Information Security Management
16 8 (3.27%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (3.27%) Business Continuity
16 8 (3.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.90%) C
1 12 (4.90%) Java
2 9 (3.67%) Python
3 7 (2.86%) Bash Shell
4 6 (2.45%) SQL
5 3 (1.22%) Perl
6 2 (0.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.41%) C#
7 1 (0.41%) C++
7 1 (0.41%) PHP
7 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.41%) Ruby
7 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (24.49%) CISSP
2 39 (15.92%) CISM
3 28 (11.43%) CISA
4 26 (10.61%) Security Cleared
5 19 (7.76%) SC Cleared
6 15 (6.12%) PCI QSA
7 10 (4.08%) Degree
8 6 (2.45%) APMP
8 6 (2.45%) CEH
8 6 (2.45%) DV Cleared
8 6 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.04%) CLAS
10 4 (1.63%) CEPT
10 4 (1.63%) CREST Certified
11 3 (1.22%) CCIE
11 3 (1.22%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (1.22%) CPTE
11 3 (1.22%) GPEN
12 2 (0.82%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (13.88%) PCI DSS
2 31 (12.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (6.53%) QA
4 8 (3.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (2.86%) COBIT
6 4 (1.63%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.41%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.86%) Docker
2 6 (2.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.41%) Snort
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.86%) Ansible
1 7 (2.86%) Puppet
2 4 (1.63%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.63%) Rancher
3 2 (0.82%) RSA Archer
3 2 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.82%) Terraform
4 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.41%) Nessus
4 1 (0.41%) Nmap
4 1 (0.41%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (6.94%) Cisco
2 15 (6.12%) Cyber-Ark
3 14 (5.71%) CheckPoint
4 12 (4.90%) SAP
5 11 (4.49%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.49%) Oracle
6 10 (4.08%) F5
7 9 (3.67%) Juniper
8 8 (3.27%) Blue Coat
8 8 (3.27%) Fortinet
9 7 (2.86%) Thales
10 6 (2.45%) Mercator
11 5 (2.04%) ArcSight
11 5 (2.04%) Infoblox
11 5 (2.04%) Qualys
11 5 (2.04%) Splunk
12 4 (1.63%) Intel Security
12 4 (1.63%) Palo Alto
13 3 (1.22%) CA
13 3 (1.22%) IBM
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