The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Information Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Information Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Information Security Consultant
Rank - - 580
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Consultant 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Information Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Information Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Information Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Information Security Consultant
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Information 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 Senior Information Security Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Database Security
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) FMCG
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) CESG
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) PMP
4 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis

Senior Information Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Information 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 Senior Information Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Database Security
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP