The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had IT Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 95 - 85
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £485 £480
% change year-on-year
+13.40% +1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IT Security Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1700 1461 1239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.18% 95.68% 96.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 859 656
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 63 63
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £23.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IT Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IT Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT 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 Manchester region featuring IT Security Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (30.00%) Security Management
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) OAuth
5 1 (10.00%) OWASP
5 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (10.00%) SaaS
5 1 (10.00%) Social Media
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) CISSP
5 1 (10.00%) SAML

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) OAuth
1 1 (10.00%) SAML
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Management
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Security Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) OWASP
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft