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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 83 69 84
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 15 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.24% 1.79% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.90% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
Average daily rate £500 £500 £530
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £495 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.05% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 - -
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
1160 1313 1162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.79% 94.05% 92.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 720 629
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 43 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Security Consultant Hourly 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Staines -4 5 £538 +7.50% 1
Weybridge -2 2 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £475 - 1
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 24 (70.59%) Information Security
2 20 (58.82%) CISSP
3 15 (44.12%) CISM
3 15 (44.12%) PCI DSS
4 11 (32.35%) Risk Analysis
4 11 (32.35%) Security Testing
4 11 (32.35%) Middleware
5 9 (26.47%) Finance
5 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (23.53%) Security Management
7 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
7 5 (14.71%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (14.71%) ISO27002
8 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.82%) CISA
9 3 (8.82%) ISO 9001
9 3 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Presales
10 2 (5.88%) Project Governance
10 2 (5.88%) Database Security
10 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (5.88%) Server Hardening
10 2 (5.88%) Email Filtering
10 2 (5.88%) Web Filtering
10 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 2 (5.88%) Network Security
10 2 (5.88%) SAP GRC
10 2 (5.88%) SAP Security

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (2.94%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP GRC
2 1 (2.94%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) LDAP
2 1 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) LSMW
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Information Security
2 11 (32.35%) Risk Analysis
2 11 (32.35%) Security Testing
3 8 (23.53%) Security Management
4 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (14.71%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Presales
7 2 (5.88%) Database Security
7 2 (5.88%) Email Filtering
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security Management
7 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.88%) Project Governance
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Security
7 2 (5.88%) Server Hardening
7 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (5.88%) Web Filtering
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) CISSP
2 15 (44.12%) CISM
3 3 (8.82%) CISA
4 1 (2.94%) CLAS
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) PCI DSS
2 9 (26.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (14.71%) ISO27002
4 3 (8.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) SAP