The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 54 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.51% 0.58% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.61% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £394 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £359 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £429 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £465 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 - -
Security Consultant
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
548 984 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.79% 95.07% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 541 446
Median daily rate £413 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 48 41
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.96 £9.23 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £27.00 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (36.84%) Security Operations
3 7 (36.84%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (36.84%) Information Security
3 7 (36.84%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (31.58%) CISSP
4 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
5 5 (26.32%) F5
5 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) CESG
7 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (15.79%) Network Security
7 3 (15.79%) JSP 440
7 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (15.79%) Security Management
7 3 (15.79%) Forcepoint
7 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (10.53%) ArcSight
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (10.53%) LogRhythm
8 2 (10.53%) CCNP
8 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
8 2 (10.53%) VPN

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) BGP
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.26%) FTP
5 1 (5.26%) IPsec
5 1 (5.26%) OSPF
5 1 (5.26%) SMTP
5 1 (5.26%) SSH
5 1 (5.26%) SSL
5 1 (5.26%) tcpdump
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (21.05%) CESG
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (36.84%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) Security Operations
3 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Security Management
4 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (10.53%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) Fuzz Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
6 1 (5.26%) ISMS
6 1 (5.26%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Network Management
6 1 (5.26%) OWASP
6 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CISSP
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) CCDP
5 1 (5.26%) CCSA
5 1 (5.26%) CCSE
5 1 (5.26%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.79%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Nessus
1 1 (5.26%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) F5
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Forcepoint
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) ArcSight
3 2 (10.53%) Juniper
3 2 (10.53%) LogRhythm
3 2 (10.53%) Symantec
4 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) FireEye
4 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.26%) GFI Software
4 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.26%) LogLogic
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Rapid7
4 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk
4 1 (5.26%) TippingPoint
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