The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Consultant
Rank 127 123 123
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 11 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Average daily rate £410 £400 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +35.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £466 £483 £475
% change year-on-year
-3.36% +1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 - -
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
2765 2425 2165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 94.79% 94.91% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1806 1601 1269
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 118 103
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £25.00 £28.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Consultant within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
South Yorkshire - 7 £410 -
West Yorkshire -7 4 £450 +12.50% 5
Security Consultant
England

Security Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 19 (73.08%) Information Security
2 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (38.46%) PCI DSS
4 9 (34.62%) Network Security
4 9 (34.62%) Network Design
4 9 (34.62%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (34.62%) Firewall
5 8 (30.77%) Information Assurance
6 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
6 7 (26.92%) FTP
6 7 (26.92%) HTTPS
6 7 (26.92%) SSL
6 7 (26.92%) Security Auditing
7 6 (23.08%) ISO27005
7 6 (23.08%) RMADS
7 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
7 6 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
8 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (19.23%) CISSP
8 5 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
9 3 (11.54%) Cisco
9 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.54%) CISA
9 3 (11.54%) CISM
9 3 (11.54%) Security Management
9 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (11.54%) F5
9 3 (11.54%) Banking

Security Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CRM
1 1 (3.85%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
1 9 (34.62%) Intrusion Detection
1 9 (34.62%) Network Security
2 7 (26.92%) FTP
2 7 (26.92%) HTTPS
2 7 (26.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) CESG
1 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Information Security
2 9 (34.62%) Network Design
3 8 (30.77%) Information Assurance
4 7 (26.92%) Risk Management
4 7 (26.92%) Security Auditing
5 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 6 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (11.54%) Security Management
8 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 2 (7.69%) SAP Security
8 2 (7.69%) Security Operations
9 1 (3.85%) Business Development
9 1 (3.85%) Change Control
9 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
9 1 (3.85%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) ABAP
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) CISSP
2 3 (11.54%) CISA
2 3 (11.54%) CISM
3 2 (7.69%) CISMP
4 1 (3.85%) CLAS
4 1 (3.85%) GIAC
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (38.46%) PCI DSS
3 6 (23.08%) ISO27005
3 6 (23.08%) RMADS
4 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat
1 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco
1 3 (11.54%) F5
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Capita
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