The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 54 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.43% 0.43% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.45% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate £425 £563 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £466 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.61% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 - -
Security Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
659 666 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.41% 96.38% 88.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 453 321
Average daily rate £375 £418 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% +19.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 18
Average hourly rate £13.00 £26.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.94% +15.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £28.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Consultant across the Wiltshire region.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Security Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Security Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
Swindon +1 4 - - 2
Security Consultant
South West

Security Consultant
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 11 (68.75%) SIEM
2 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
3 5 (31.25%) CISSP
4 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
5 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall
7 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 1 (6.25%) C
7 1 (6.25%) Unix
7 1 (6.25%) Windows
7 1 (6.25%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) LDAP
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) Legal
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) Splunk
7 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
7 1 (6.25%) CREST Certified
7 1 (6.25%) Banking
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) SIEM
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) CREST Certified
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Splunk