The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 41 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 5 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.41% 1.95% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 2.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £550 £410 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £466 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
342 387 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.61% 94.39% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 259 137
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 11
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £17.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Sheffield region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) SIEM
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) CESG
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (18.18%) Military
5 2 (18.18%) Data Security
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
5 2 (18.18%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) BS25999
6 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (9.09%) OWASP
6 1 (9.09%) Metasploit
6 1 (9.09%) COBIT
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) Anomaly Detection
6 1 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (9.09%) Secure Coding
6 1 (9.09%) QRadar
6 1 (9.09%) CLAS

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Military
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) CESG
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (45.45%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) SIEM
4 2 (18.18%) Data Security
4 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) OWASP
5 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISA
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) CLAS
1 1 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) BS25999
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 1 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
1 1 (9.09%) Nmap
1 1 (9.09%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
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