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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 95 104 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 9 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
1579 1830 1375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.10% 93.99% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1044 1030 841
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 70 65
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 14 (93.33%) Information Security
1 14 (93.33%) CISSP
2 13 (86.67%) Penetration Testing
3 12 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (73.33%) Web Services
5 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (60.00%) Firewall
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) CISMP
6 8 (53.33%) COBIT
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (53.33%) Cisco
6 8 (53.33%) WebEx
6 8 (53.33%) ISO27002
6 8 (53.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
9 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
9 3 (20.00%) JIRA
9 3 (20.00%) GitHub
9 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 1 (6.67%) PKI
10 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
10 1 (6.67%) SIEM
10 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
10 1 (6.67%) OWASP

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 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) WebEx
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Information Security
2 13 (86.67%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (53.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Compliance Management
7 1 (6.67%) OWASP
7 1 (6.67%) Project Governance
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) CISSP
2 9 (60.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (53.33%) COBIT
2 8 (53.33%) ISO27002
3 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle