The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 123 150 119
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 23 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.81% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 3
Median daily rate £475 £463 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +32.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 - -
Security Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2731 3009 2273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.23% 95.86% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1732 2037 1359
Median daily rate £380 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 161 137
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Consultant across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Security Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
South Yorkshire +7 13 £475 -
West Yorkshire +14 10 £450 - 1
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 across the Yorkshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 23 (57.50%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (52.50%) Information Security
3 12 (30.00%) SIEM
4 11 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (27.50%) Finance
5 9 (22.50%) Firewall
5 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
6 8 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 8 (20.00%) HTTP
7 7 (17.50%) Banking
7 7 (17.50%) Nessus
7 7 (17.50%) Nmap
7 7 (17.50%) Metasploit
7 7 (17.50%) Use Case
8 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.00%) CISSP
9 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 5 (12.50%) QRadar
9 5 (12.50%) Security Operations
9 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
10 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
10 4 (10.00%) Threat Management
10 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 4 (10.00%) CISM
11 3 (7.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (7.50%) CISA
11 3 (7.50%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (7.50%) Identity Access Management

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Firewall
2 8 (20.00%) HTTP
3 2 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) SMTP
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Metasploit
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
1 1 (2.50%) SAML
1 1 (2.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (5.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.50%) CESG
5 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Unix
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (52.50%) Information Security
3 12 (30.00%) SIEM
4 8 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
5 7 (17.50%) Use Case
6 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.50%) Security Operations
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (10.00%) Threat Management
9 3 (7.50%) Computer Security
9 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
9 3 (7.50%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (5.00%) Coaching
10 2 (5.00%) Data Security
10 2 (5.00%) Identity Management
10 2 (5.00%) IT Audit
10 2 (5.00%) Project Management
10 2 (5.00%) Security Management
10 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) CISSP
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) CISM
4 3 (7.50%) CISA
5 1 (2.50%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (2.50%) PhD
5 1 (2.50%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (7.50%) COBIT
3 3 (7.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 7 (17.50%) Nessus
2 7 (17.50%) Nmap
3 5 (12.50%) QRadar
4 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.00%) RSA Archer
4 2 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
2 1 (2.50%) Intel
2 1 (2.50%) Trend Micro