The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Cybersecurity Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity Consultant
Rank 612 629 623
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Cybersecurity Consultant 30 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.008% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 2
Median daily rate £550 £475 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £455 £610
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £535 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £650
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £70.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50257 53100 51246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32789 33386 31524
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 2035 2075
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Cybersecurity Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Cybersecurity Consultant in the job title.

Cybersecurity Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cybersecurity Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant within the UK.

Cybersecurity Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cybersecurity Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Cybersecurity Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cybersecurity Consultant
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +23 28 £550 +15.78% 14
London +24 14 £550 +15.78% 7
South East +8 4 - - 5
South West +7 4 £500 +11.11%
Bristol - 4 £500 -
East of England - 3 £650 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £550 -
Norfolk - 2 £650 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £550 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Norwich - 2 £650 -
Sheffield - 2 £550 -
Worcester - 1 £475 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £525 -
Cambridge - 1 £525 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £475 -
West Midlands - 1 £475 - 1
Scotland - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -

Cybersecurity Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Cybersecurity 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 featuring Cybersecurity Consultant in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (36.21%) Information Security
3 16 (27.59%) SIEM
4 14 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (24.14%) CISSP
5 13 (22.41%) Finance
5 13 (22.41%) Security Operations
6 12 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (18.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
8 10 (17.24%) PCI DSS
8 10 (17.24%) CISM
9 9 (15.52%) CISA
9 9 (15.52%) Threat Modelling
10 8 (13.79%) Unix
10 8 (13.79%) PKI
10 8 (13.79%) Network Security
11 7 (12.07%) OWASP
11 7 (12.07%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (12.07%) Cryptography
11 7 (12.07%) Firewall
11 7 (12.07%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (10.34%) SANS
12 6 (10.34%) Protective Monitoring
12 6 (10.34%) Identity Management
12 6 (10.34%) Oracle
12 6 (10.34%) SSH
12 6 (10.34%) CESG
12 6 (10.34%) Risk Assessment

Cybersecurity Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) Network Security
2 7 (12.07%) Firewall
2 7 (12.07%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (10.34%) SSH
4 4 (6.90%) HTTP
4 4 (6.90%) Internet
4 4 (6.90%) SSL
4 4 (6.90%) VPN
5 2 (3.45%) FTP
5 2 (3.45%) IPsec
5 2 (3.45%) LAN
5 2 (3.45%) SMTP
6 1 (1.72%) Intranet
6 1 (1.72%) tcpdump
6 1 (1.72%) WAN
6 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) DB2
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Law
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Middleware
2 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 4 (6.90%) REST
2 4 (6.90%) SOAP
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) PKI
2 7 (12.07%) Cryptography
3 6 (10.34%) CESG
4 5 (8.62%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (6.90%) Algorithms
6 3 (5.17%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.72%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Unix
2 5 (8.62%) Windows
3 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (36.21%) Information Security
3 16 (27.59%) SIEM
4 13 (22.41%) Security Operations
5 12 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
6 11 (18.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (18.97%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (15.52%) Threat Modelling
8 7 (12.07%) OWASP
9 6 (10.34%) Identity Management
9 6 (10.34%) Protective Monitoring
9 6 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (8.62%) Data Protection
10 5 (8.62%) Data Security
10 5 (8.62%) Information Assurance
10 5 (8.62%) Malware Analysis
10 5 (8.62%) Security Management
10 5 (8.62%) Target Operating Model
11 4 (6.90%) Reverse Engineering
11 4 (6.90%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) Java
2 3 (5.17%) C++
3 2 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) CISSP
2 11 (18.97%) Security Cleared
3 10 (17.24%) CISM
4 9 (15.52%) CISA
5 7 (12.07%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (10.34%) DV Cleared
6 6 (10.34%) SANS
6 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
7 5 (8.62%) GIAC
8 4 (6.90%) CLAS
9 3 (5.17%) Degree
10 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.72%) HNC
10 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (17.24%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.17%) RMADS
4 1 (1.72%) GPG13
4 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.45%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.72%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) F5
3 3 (5.17%) ArcSight
3 3 (5.17%) LogRhythm
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix
4 2 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.72%) FireEye
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.72%) NetIQ
5 1 (1.72%) Novell
5 1 (1.72%) Q1 Labs
5 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.72%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.72%) Splunk
5 1 (1.72%) Symantec
5 1 (1.72%) Tripwire
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