The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Information Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Information Security Consultant
Rank 628 642 630
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Information Security Consultant 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £555 £550 £750
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
47154 52548 52697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.79% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30883 33471 33311
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1660 2050 2167
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Senior Information Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Information Security Consultant in the job title.

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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Information Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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 +24 2 £555 +0.90%
South East +29 1 £550 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £550 -
London - 1 £560 -

Senior Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Senior Information Security 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 Senior Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (33.33%) SCADA
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) RMADS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management

Senior Information Security 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISM
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (33.33%) CISA
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) RMADS