The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 advertised for the Wiltshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Consultant
Rank 57 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.59% - 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£463 - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £34.30
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 543 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 93.80% 95.10% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 353 330
Average daily rate £373 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 42 41
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Security Consultant
South West

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 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
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Job
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Swindon - 3 £500 - 1
Security Consultant
South West

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) Sophos
5 1 (16.67%) Websense
5 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (16.67%) Nessus
5 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
5 1 (16.67%) Snort
5 1 (16.67%) Nmap
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) GPG13
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Snort
1 1 (16.67%) Nmap
1 1 (16.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) Sophos
2 1 (16.67%) Websense
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (16.67%) Sourcefire
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco