The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.05% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £495 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.05% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 - -
Security Consultant
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
274 395 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.47% 96.11% 92.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 240 154
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 17
Average hourly rate £8.50 £16.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.25% +15.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 1 £450 -
Security Consultant
East Midlands

Security Consultant
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (100.00%) ISMS
2 2 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ISMS
2 2 (66.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001