The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Staines 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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 6 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 21 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 15.11% 3.49% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.44% 3.80% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Staines 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
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
136 158 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 97.84% 91.86% 86.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 27
Average daily rate £375 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +96.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 39 (92.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (83.33%) Risk Management
3 33 (78.57%) CISSP
4 25 (59.52%) CISM
4 25 (59.52%) Change Control
4 25 (59.52%) CRISC
5 24 (57.14%) PCI DSS
5 24 (57.14%) ITIL
6 23 (54.76%) PRINCE2
7 22 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (52.38%) OWASP
8 19 (45.24%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (40.48%) Information Security
10 12 (28.57%) ISMS
11 11 (26.19%) Data Protection
11 11 (26.19%) PKI
11 11 (26.19%) Cryptography
11 11 (26.19%) Data Protection Act
11 11 (26.19%) Security Testing
11 11 (26.19%) Information Security Management
11 11 (26.19%) Security Management
11 11 (26.19%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (19.05%) Smart Meter
13 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
14 6 (14.29%) Information Management
15 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
15 4 (9.52%) Legal
16 3 (7.14%) CISA
16 3 (7.14%) PDCA
16 3 (7.14%) Statistics

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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.

General
1 4 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Cryptography
1 11 (26.19%) PKI
1 11 (26.19%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (19.05%) Smart Meter
3 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.14%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 25 (59.52%) Change Control
3 24 (57.14%) ITIL
4 23 (54.76%) PRINCE2
5 22 (52.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (52.38%) OWASP
6 19 (45.24%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (40.48%) Information Security
8 12 (28.57%) ISMS
9 11 (26.19%) Data Protection
9 11 (26.19%) Security Testing
9 11 (26.19%) Information Security Management
9 11 (26.19%) Security Management
9 11 (26.19%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (14.29%) Information Management
11 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (7.14%) PDCA
13 1 (2.38%) Cyber Security
13 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
13 1 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 33 (78.57%) CISSP
2 25 (59.52%) CRISC
2 25 (59.52%) CISM
3 3 (7.14%) CISA
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (92.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (57.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory