The median contractor rate for a Security Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.23% 1.06% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 1.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £47.95 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.06% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.44 £49.90 -
% change year-on-year +7.08% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 406 460 618
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.08% 97.87% 97.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 221 370
Median daily rate £475 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 108 46
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.96% -13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Essex

Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Consultant in Essex

Security Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Consultant in Essex

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Essex region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Infor
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Yammer
2 1 (50.00%) Case Management
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Case Management
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Infor
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) SAP