The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 71 82 86
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 22 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.46% 0.53% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 0.59% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
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£500 £446 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.04% -10.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50
Security Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1397 1195 1205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.64% 91.01% 90.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 691 643
Average daily rate £360 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 70 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Guildford - - - - 1
Woking - - - -
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 23 (60.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (55.26%) Risk Management
2 21 (55.26%) CISSP
3 17 (44.74%) ITIL
3 17 (44.74%) Change Control
4 16 (42.11%) PRINCE2
5 15 (39.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (39.47%) PCI DSS
5 15 (39.47%) OWASP
6 14 (36.84%) CRISC
6 14 (36.84%) CISM
7 11 (28.95%) Information Security
7 11 (28.95%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (18.42%) PKI
9 6 (15.79%) Cryptography
9 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
9 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
9 6 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (15.79%) Security Testing
10 5 (13.16%) Finance
10 5 (13.16%) Firewall
11 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
11 4 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (10.53%) Network Security
11 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
12 3 (7.89%) Smart Meter
12 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
12 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
12 3 (7.89%) ISMS

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) Network Security
3 3 (7.89%) FTP
3 3 (7.89%) SNMP
3 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.26%) VPN
4 2 (5.26%) MPLS
4 2 (5.26%) OSPF
4 2 (5.26%) BGP
4 2 (5.26%) NetScreen
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.26%) Junos
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) PKI
2 6 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (15.79%) Cryptography
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.89%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Risk Management
2 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 17 (44.74%) Change Control
3 16 (42.11%) PRINCE2
4 15 (39.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (39.47%) OWASP
5 11 (28.95%) Information Security
5 11 (28.95%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Data Protection
6 6 (15.79%) Security Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (7.89%) Information Security Management
8 3 (7.89%) Security Management
8 3 (7.89%) Information Management
8 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
8 3 (7.89%) ISMS
9 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) CISSP
2 14 (36.84%) CISM
2 14 (36.84%) CRISC
3 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
6 1 (2.63%) CCNA
6 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (60.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (39.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (2.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco
1 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
1 3 (7.89%) Tripwire
1 3 (7.89%) F5
2 2 (5.26%) TippingPoint
2 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Juniper
2 2 (5.26%) Nokia
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
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