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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Consultant
Rank 66 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 26 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.85% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
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£449 £528 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.92% +30.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £526 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £530 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - £52.50
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
1309 1379 1183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.23% 92.43% 92.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 768 571
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 70 83
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.60 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 April 2015. 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
Farnham - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Horley - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 37 (72.55%) CISSP
2 36 (70.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 33 (64.71%) Risk Management
4 27 (52.94%) ITIL
5 24 (47.06%) CISM
6 23 (45.10%) PCI DSS
7 20 (39.22%) CRISC
8 19 (37.25%) Change Control
8 19 (37.25%) Information Security
9 18 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (35.29%) OWASP
10 17 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
10 17 (33.33%) PRINCE2
11 13 (25.49%) Finance
11 13 (25.49%) Management Information System
12 11 (21.57%) Firewall
12 11 (21.57%) ISMS
13 10 (19.61%) Information Security Management
13 10 (19.61%) Security Management
14 9 (17.65%) PKI
14 9 (17.65%) Change Management
15 8 (15.69%) Service Management
15 8 (15.69%) Bloomberg
15 8 (15.69%) Radianz
15 8 (15.69%) DHCP
15 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
15 8 (15.69%) DNS
15 8 (15.69%) Cisco
15 8 (15.69%) Juniper
15 8 (15.69%) CheckPoint

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) RMDS
2 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Firewall
2 8 (15.69%) DHCP
2 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.69%) DNS
2 8 (15.69%) Wireshark
2 8 (15.69%) Network Security
2 8 (15.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 8 (15.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 8 (15.69%) Multicast
3 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Legal
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Management Information System
2 9 (17.65%) PKI
3 7 (13.73%) Cryptography
3 7 (13.73%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (9.80%) Smart Meter
5 3 (5.88%) Statistics
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (64.71%) Risk Management
2 27 (52.94%) ITIL
3 19 (37.25%) Information Security
3 19 (37.25%) Change Control
4 18 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (35.29%) OWASP
5 17 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 17 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 11 (21.57%) ISMS
7 10 (19.61%) Information Security Management
7 10 (19.61%) Security Management
8 9 (17.65%) Change Management
9 8 (15.69%) Service Management
9 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
9 8 (15.69%) Network Architecture
9 8 (15.69%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (13.73%) Data Protection
10 7 (13.73%) Security Testing
11 6 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C
1 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (72.55%) CISSP
2 24 (47.06%) CISM
3 20 (39.22%) CRISC
4 3 (5.88%) CISA
5 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (70.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (45.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Juniper
1 8 (15.69%) CheckPoint
1 8 (15.69%) TIBCO
1 8 (15.69%) Bloomberg
1 8 (15.69%) Radianz
1 8 (15.69%) Blue Coat
1 8 (15.69%) NetScout
1 8 (15.69%) TippingPoint
1 8 (15.69%) Tradeweb
1 8 (15.69%) SolarWinds
1 8 (15.69%) Cisco
1 8 (15.69%) Tufin
1 8 (15.69%) F5
1 8 (15.69%) LogLogic
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) SAP
2 2 (3.92%) Imperva
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Software AG