The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Security Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Security Consultant
Rank 583 558 580
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Security Consultant 10 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.020% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.021% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 2
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£488 £538 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.30% +7.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Senior Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Senior Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Security Consultant
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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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
England -28 10 £488 -9.30% 4
London +2 7 £500 -14.89% 3
Essex - 2 £463 -
East of England - 2 £463 -
City of London +16 1 £475 -11.62% 1
South East -8 1 £400 -15.78% 1
Reading - 1 £400 -
Berkshire - 1 £400 - 1
Dorset - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Poole - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
South West - - - -
North West - - - -

Senior Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Security Consultant in their job title.

1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Information Security
3 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Firewall
5 5 (20.83%) Banking
5 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
5 5 (20.83%) PKI
5 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.50%) CISSP
7 3 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (12.50%) C++
7 3 (12.50%) Java
7 3 (12.50%) PHP
7 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 3 (12.50%) .NET
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle
7 3 (12.50%) Windows
7 3 (12.50%) SIEM
7 3 (12.50%) CEH
7 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (12.50%) Network Security
7 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
8 2 (8.33%) SCCM
8 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
8 2 (8.33%) E-Discovery

Senior Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Security Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (8.33%) FTP
4 1 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) SAML
2 2 (8.33%) OAuth
2 2 (8.33%) OpenID
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) PKI
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Information Security
2 8 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (12.50%) SIEM
6 2 (8.33%) Database Security
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.33%) E-Discovery
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Security
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.17%) SAP Security
7 1 (4.17%) SABSA
7 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
1 3 (12.50%) C++
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) PHP
1 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) CISSP
2 3 (12.50%) CEH
3 2 (8.33%) CISM
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) CRD IV
2 1 (4.17%) COREP
2 1 (4.17%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) ZENworks
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) F5
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
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