The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 25 July 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 Somerset 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.55% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£520 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £34.30
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
346 187 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.79% 95.41% 96.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 98 82
Average daily rate £325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £423 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £23.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -47.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £10.53 £9.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £23.75 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Security Consultant
South West

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Security Consultant
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (88.89%) Information Security
1 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
3 6 (66.67%) JSP 440
4 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (44.44%) CESG
4 4 (44.44%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (33.33%) JSP
5 3 (33.33%) RMADS
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
7 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) CESG
1 4 (44.44%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (33.33%) RMADS
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Information Assurance
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) JSP 440
2 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001