The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.34% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
833 492 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.66% 93.36% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 277 337
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £188 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 62
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.52 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £38.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Security Consultant
Buckinghamshire

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Consultant in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) CISA
4 2 (28.57%) CISM
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
5 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
5 1 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (14.29%) UAG
5 1 (14.29%) Lync
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) VMware

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) CISA
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) UAG
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Snort
1 1 (14.29%) Nmap
1 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
1 1 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) VMware