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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 303 347 367
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 117 78 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.34% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 57 33
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£475 £473 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% +5.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £398
% change year-on-year
- +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £34.30
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
22742 23106 23422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.94% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15876 15912 15528
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 415 579
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -0.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 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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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 +43 41 £450 -4.86% 13
Chiswick - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 93 (48.69%) Information Security
2 80 (41.88%) Finance
3 67 (35.08%) CISSP
4 47 (24.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 43 (22.51%) Cisco
6 41 (21.47%) Firewall
7 37 (19.37%) Network Security
8 35 (18.32%) CISM
9 27 (14.14%) Banking
10 26 (13.61%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (12.57%) Risk Management
12 22 (11.52%) Windows
12 22 (11.52%) SIEM
13 21 (10.99%) Security Cleared
13 21 (10.99%) CheckPoint
14 20 (10.47%) SC Cleared
15 19 (9.95%) Microsoft
16 18 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (9.42%) Risk Assessment
17 17 (8.90%) Degree
17 17 (8.90%) Juniper
18 14 (7.33%) VMware
18 14 (7.33%) Investment Banking
18 14 (7.33%) PCI DSS
18 14 (7.33%) Cisco ASA
18 14 (7.33%) Information Assurance
18 14 (7.33%) CISA
18 14 (7.33%) Management Information System
18 14 (7.33%) CCNP
19 13 (6.81%) ITIL

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 9 (4.71%) IIS
2 7 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.57%) Apache
4 1 (0.52%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.52%) SAP EP
Applications
1 12 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.62%) MS Office
3 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.57%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.52%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.05%) IaaS
2 2 (1.05%) SaaS
2 2 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (21.47%) Firewall
2 37 (19.37%) Network Security
3 14 (7.33%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (4.71%) VPN
5 7 (3.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (3.14%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.62%) SSL
7 5 (2.62%) SAN
7 5 (2.62%) Internet
7 5 (2.62%) VLAN
7 5 (2.62%) NAS
8 4 (2.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (2.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (2.09%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (2.09%) Wireless
8 4 (2.09%) DNS
8 4 (2.09%) LAN
8 4 (2.09%) WAN
9 3 (1.57%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) MySQL
3 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) AppScan
General
1 80 (41.88%) Finance
2 27 (14.14%) Banking
3 14 (7.33%) Investment Banking
4 11 (5.76%) Advertising
5 8 (4.19%) Retail
5 8 (4.19%) Financial Institution
5 8 (4.19%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.14%) Legal
7 5 (2.62%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.62%) Publishing
8 4 (2.09%) Games
9 2 (1.05%) Dutch Language
9 2 (1.05%) German Language
9 2 (1.05%) Marketing
9 2 (1.05%) Local Government
10 1 (0.52%) Law
10 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.52%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.14%) Web Services
2 3 (1.57%) .NET
3 2 (1.05%) OAuth
3 2 (1.05%) OpenID
3 2 (1.05%) Middleware
3 2 (1.05%) SAML
4 1 (0.52%) CSS
4 1 (0.52%) LAMP
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.33%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.76%) CESG
3 9 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.19%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (2.62%) PKI
5 5 (2.62%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.09%) RMADS
6 4 (2.09%) Psychology
6 4 (2.09%) Economics
6 4 (2.09%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.57%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.57%) Human Factors
7 3 (1.57%) FMCG
7 3 (1.57%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.05%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.52%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.52%) Open Source
9 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.52%) Windows
2 11 (5.76%) UNIX
3 6 (3.14%) Linux
4 5 (2.62%) Windows 7
5 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.05%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.05%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.05%) zOS
6 2 (1.05%) Solaris
7 1 (0.52%) AIX
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.52%) Android
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (48.69%) Information Security
2 24 (12.57%) Risk Management
3 22 (11.52%) SIEM
4 18 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (9.42%) Risk Assessment
5 14 (7.33%) Information Assurance
6 13 (6.81%) ITIL
7 12 (6.28%) Project Management
8 10 (5.24%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (5.24%) Security Architecture
9 9 (4.71%) Cyber Security
9 9 (4.71%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (4.71%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (4.19%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (4.19%) Migration
11 7 (3.66%) SAP Security
11 7 (3.66%) Database Security
12 6 (3.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (3.14%) Load Balancing
12 6 (3.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.62%) SQL
2 3 (1.57%) C
2 3 (1.57%) C++
2 3 (1.57%) Java
3 2 (1.05%) Python
4 1 (0.52%) ABAP
4 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 67 (35.08%) CISSP
2 35 (18.32%) CISM
3 26 (13.61%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (10.99%) Security Cleared
5 20 (10.47%) SC Cleared
6 17 (8.90%) Degree
7 14 (7.33%) CISA
7 14 (7.33%) CCNP
8 11 (5.76%) CCNA
9 6 (3.14%) CCSA
10 5 (2.62%) GIAC
11 4 (2.09%) JNCIA
11 4 (2.09%) CCSE
12 3 (1.57%) CCIE
12 3 (1.57%) CCSP
12 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.57%) CEH
12 3 (1.57%) CRISC
13 2 (1.05%) ISACA
13 2 (1.05%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (24.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (7.33%) PCI DSS
3 11 (5.76%) COBIT
4 7 (3.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.57%) SLA
6 2 (1.05%) GPG13
6 2 (1.05%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (6.28%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.57%) RACF
3 3 (1.57%) Snort
4 2 (1.05%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.05%) Squid
4 2 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.57%) OpenView
1 3 (1.57%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (1.57%) SCCM
1 3 (1.57%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.57%) Cacti
1 3 (1.57%) Puppet
2 2 (1.05%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.52%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (0.52%) Cryoserver
3 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 43 (22.51%) Cisco
2 21 (10.99%) CheckPoint
3 19 (9.95%) Microsoft
4 17 (8.90%) Juniper
5 14 (7.33%) VMware
6 11 (5.76%) Blue Coat
7 10 (5.24%) HP
8 9 (4.71%) F5
9 8 (4.19%) SAP
10 7 (3.66%) Symantec
11 6 (3.14%) Sourcefire
11 6 (3.14%) McAfee
12 4 (2.09%) NETGEAR
12 4 (2.09%) SonicWALL
12 4 (2.09%) Fortinet
12 4 (2.09%) Websense
12 4 (2.09%) Dell
13 3 (1.57%) Citrix
13 3 (1.57%) BMC
13 3 (1.57%) Varonis
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Rate: £400 - £525 per day
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Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago