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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 300 326 341
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 106 80 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.37% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 64 59
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£475 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £592
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £430 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.30% -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
21700 21898 22436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.19% 92.85% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15234 15017 15286
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 £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 347 401 462
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 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 30 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 -8 25 £475 - 11
Ilford - 5 £475 -
Feltham - 3 £510 -
Uxbridge 0 2 - -
Docklands, London -3 1 £600 +20.00%
Paddington - 1 £558 -
Hayes - 1 £525 -
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 70 (40.46%) Information Security
2 63 (36.42%) CISSP
3 45 (26.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (22.54%) Firewall
5 38 (21.97%) Finance
6 30 (17.34%) CISM
7 26 (15.03%) Cisco
8 21 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (11.56%) PCI DSS
9 20 (11.56%) Security Architecture
10 19 (10.98%) Risk Assessment
10 19 (10.98%) Risk Management
10 19 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (9.83%) Windows
11 17 (9.83%) CISA
11 17 (9.83%) Data Protection
11 17 (9.83%) Network Security
12 16 (9.25%) Cyber Security
13 15 (8.67%) Penetration Testing
13 15 (8.67%) CCNP
14 14 (8.09%) ITIL
15 13 (7.51%) Security Management
15 13 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (7.51%) SIEM
16 12 (6.94%) Degree
16 12 (6.94%) Management Information System
17 11 (6.36%) SAP
17 11 (6.36%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (6.36%) SAP Security
17 11 (6.36%) Banking

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 3 (1.73%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.73%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.16%) IIS
3 1 (0.58%) Apache
3 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.58%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (4.05%) MS Office
1 7 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.58%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.73%) SaaS
2 2 (1.16%) Office 365
2 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (22.54%) Firewall
2 17 (9.83%) Network Security
3 11 (6.36%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (5.78%) Cisco ISE
4 10 (5.78%) Wireless
5 5 (2.89%) WAN
6 4 (2.31%) Internet
6 4 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.31%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.31%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.73%) Intranet
7 3 (1.73%) Extranet
7 3 (1.73%) LAN
8 2 (1.16%) SMS
8 2 (1.16%) DMZ
8 2 (1.16%) MPLS
8 2 (1.16%) OSPF
8 2 (1.16%) BGP
8 2 (1.16%) EIGRP
8 2 (1.16%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (2.31%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.73%) SAP BI
3 2 (1.16%) DB2
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
General
1 38 (21.97%) Finance
2 11 (6.36%) Banking
3 9 (5.20%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.47%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.89%) Retail
5 5 (2.89%) Legal
6 4 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.73%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.73%) Advertising
8 2 (1.16%) Games
8 2 (1.16%) Law
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.31%) .NET
2 3 (1.73%) Middleware
3 2 (1.16%) OAuth
3 2 (1.16%) SOAP
3 2 (1.16%) SAML
4 1 (0.58%) Web Services
4 1 (0.58%) CSS
4 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (0.58%) REST
4 1 (0.58%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.58%) OAuth2
4 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.05%) PKI
3 7 (4.05%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.31%) CESG
6 3 (1.73%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (1.73%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.16%) Human Factors
7 2 (1.16%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.16%) RMADS
7 2 (1.16%) FMCG
8 1 (0.58%) Social Media
8 1 (0.58%) User Experience
8 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.58%) SCADA
8 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.58%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.83%) Windows
2 7 (4.05%) UNIX
3 6 (3.47%) Linux
4 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.58%) Solaris
5 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.58%) Debian
5 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.58%) CentOS
5 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (40.46%) Information Security
2 21 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (11.56%) Security Architecture
4 19 (10.98%) Risk Management
4 19 (10.98%) Risk Assessment
5 17 (9.83%) Data Protection
6 16 (9.25%) Cyber Security
7 15 (8.67%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (8.09%) ITIL
9 13 (7.51%) Security Management
9 13 (7.51%) SIEM
10 11 (6.36%) SAP Security
11 10 (5.78%) Risk Analysis
12 9 (5.20%) Business Development
12 9 (5.20%) Network Planning
12 9 (5.20%) Information Security Management
13 8 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (4.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 7 (4.05%) Project Management
14 7 (4.05%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.31%) C
2 3 (1.73%) Java
3 2 (1.16%) SQL
3 2 (1.16%) C#
3 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.58%) C++
4 1 (0.58%) VB
4 1 (0.58%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 63 (36.42%) CISSP
2 30 (17.34%) CISM
3 19 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (9.83%) CISA
5 15 (8.67%) CCNP
6 12 (6.94%) Degree
7 8 (4.62%) Security Cleared
7 8 (4.62%) CEH
8 6 (3.47%) GIAC
8 6 (3.47%) CRISC
8 6 (3.47%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.89%) PCI QSA
9 5 (2.89%) CCIE
10 3 (1.73%) GCIH
11 2 (1.16%) GSEC
11 2 (1.16%) MCSE
11 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.58%) CCSA
12 1 (0.58%) CCNA
12 1 (0.58%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (26.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (11.56%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.47%) COBIT
4 3 (1.73%) QA
5 2 (1.16%) SLA
6 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.58%) HIPAA
System Software
1 9 (5.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.16%) Snort
4 1 (0.58%) XenApp
4 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (0.58%) Firmware
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.73%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (1.73%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.16%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.16%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (1.16%) Nagios
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (1.16%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.58%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (0.58%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.58%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.58%) Nmap
3 1 (0.58%) SCCM
3 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.58%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 26 (15.03%) Cisco
2 11 (6.36%) SAP
3 10 (5.78%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.20%) CheckPoint
5 7 (4.05%) HP
5 7 (4.05%) Splunk
6 6 (3.47%) Oracle
7 5 (2.89%) ArcSight
7 5 (2.89%) McAfee
7 5 (2.89%) VMware
8 4 (2.31%) F5
8 4 (2.31%) IBM
8 4 (2.31%) ScanSafe
9 3 (1.73%) Prolexic
9 3 (1.73%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (1.73%) Symantec
9 3 (1.73%) Citrix
9 3 (1.73%) CA
9 3 (1.73%) BT
9 3 (1.73%) Fortinet
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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