The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
England / South East
Rank 212 176 202
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 30 83 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.94% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.00% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 40 19
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £423 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +2.77%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7116 8310 9176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.57% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4154 5083 4898
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 389 429
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Consultant across the South East region.

Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +4 11 £483 +5.75% 3
Hampshire +2 9 £550 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire -13 8 £405 -19.00%
Surrey -6 2 - - 1
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (33.33%) Information Security
3 21 (28.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (21.33%) Windows
4 16 (21.33%) CISSP
4 16 (21.33%) Risk Management
5 14 (18.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (18.67%) Firewall
6 12 (16.00%) Cisco
7 11 (14.67%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (13.33%) DV Cleared
8 10 (13.33%) Security Testing
8 10 (13.33%) CLAS
9 9 (12.00%) Network Security
9 9 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (12.00%) Legal
10 8 (10.67%) Retail
10 8 (10.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (10.67%) Security Architecture
11 7 (9.33%) OSCP
11 7 (9.33%) CREST Certified
11 7 (9.33%) Windows Server
11 7 (9.33%) CEH
11 7 (9.33%) Finance
11 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
11 7 (9.33%) Unix
11 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (8.00%) CheckPoint
12 6 (8.00%) Security Management
12 6 (8.00%) Management Information System

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (1.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.33%) MS Office
1 4 (5.33%) MS Project
1 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) Firewall
2 9 (12.00%) Network Security
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (6.67%) MPLS
4 2 (2.67%) HTTP
4 2 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.67%) IPsec
4 2 (2.67%) SSL
4 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.67%) VPN
4 2 (2.67%) Wireless
5 1 (1.33%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.33%) DHCP
5 1 (1.33%) DNS
5 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.33%) LAN
5 1 (1.33%) WAN
5 1 (1.33%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) Big Data
General
1 9 (12.00%) Legal
2 8 (10.67%) Retail
3 7 (9.33%) Finance
4 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) Kafka
1 1 (1.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.33%) PKI
3 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) CESG
4 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.33%) Clustering
5 1 (1.33%) CMDB
5 1 (1.33%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.33%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.33%) iPad
5 1 (1.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.33%) SCADA
5 1 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Unix
2 7 (9.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.67%) Linux
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.33%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Information Security
2 16 (21.33%) Risk Management
3 11 (14.67%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (13.33%) Security Testing
5 9 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (10.67%) Security Architecture
6 8 (10.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (8.00%) Security Management
7 6 (8.00%) SIEM
7 6 (8.00%) Supplier Management
8 5 (6.67%) Information Assurance
8 5 (6.67%) ITIL
8 5 (6.67%) Network Design
8 5 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (5.33%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (5.33%) OWASP
9 4 (5.33%) Project Management
9 4 (5.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 3 (4.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 16 (21.33%) CISSP
4 10 (13.33%) CLAS
4 10 (13.33%) DV Cleared
5 7 (9.33%) CEH
5 7 (9.33%) CREST Certified
5 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (9.33%) OSCP
6 6 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (6.67%) CCIE
7 5 (6.67%) CISM
7 5 (6.67%) MCSE
8 4 (5.33%) SANS
9 3 (4.00%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (4.00%) CISA
10 2 (2.67%) GIAC
11 1 (1.33%) CCNA
11 1 (1.33%) CCNP
11 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.67%) RMADS
3 3 (4.00%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.67%) PMO
5 1 (1.33%) COBIT
5 1 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.33%) GDPR
5 1 (1.33%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.33%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.33%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.33%) Snort
2 1 (1.33%) vSphere
2 1 (1.33%) XenApp
2 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.33%) AppDNA
2 1 (1.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (1.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.33%) Nessus
2 1 (1.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Cisco
2 7 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.67%) Juniper
4 5 (6.67%) VMware
5 3 (4.00%) F5
5 3 (4.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (4.00%) Intel Security
6 2 (2.67%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.67%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.67%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.67%) Splunk
7 1 (1.33%) BMC
7 1 (1.33%) CA
7 1 (1.33%) Citrix
7 1 (1.33%) Clearswift
7 1 (1.33%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.33%) HP
7 1 (1.33%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.33%) Symantec
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