The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - - 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £438 £465
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £60.00 -
Security Consultant
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
795 466 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 90.96% 95.69% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 292 305
Average daily rate £330 £349 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% +26.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £190 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 42 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.77 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne