The median contractor rate for a Security Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Consultant
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 65 67
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.49% 0.77% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.79% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £473 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year - -23.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 773 882 799
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.20% 96.60% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 616 551
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 41 27
Median hourly rate £20.18 £37.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.18% +170.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £50.00 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Security Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Bristol

Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Consultant in Bristol

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (42.86%) CISM
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) CISMP
4 2 (28.57%) PKI
4 2 (28.57%) GSEC
4 2 (28.57%) CESG
4 2 (28.57%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (28.57%) CLAS
4 2 (28.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework

Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) WebEx
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CESG
1 2 (28.57%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Cryptography
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Threat Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 1 (14.29%) IT Audit
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (42.86%) CISM
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) CISMP
3 2 (28.57%) CLAS
3 2 (28.57%) GSEC
4 1 (14.29%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) COBIT
2 2 (28.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (28.57%) ISO27002
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) RMADS
3 1 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nessus
1 2 (28.57%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Qualys
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