Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Security Consultant was £495 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 150 177
Rank change year-on-year +22 +27 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 31 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.88% 0.64% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.69% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 17
Hampshire median daily rate £495 £463 £558
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.03% -17.04% +15.54%
10th Percentile £413 £420 £355
90th Percentile £538 £575 £579
South East median daily rate £508 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +6.84% - -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £60.87 - -
South East median hourly rate £60.87 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3352 3600 4257
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 92.50% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1988 2238 2599
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £235 £258
90th Percentile £536 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 248 281
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.14 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.44% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.88 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured Security Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Hampshire

Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Consultant in Hampshire

Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Consultant in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Consultant in Hampshire

Security Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Consultant in Hampshire

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 13 £425 -
Basingstoke -15 8 £510 +7.37%
Portsmouth +2 5 £495 -22.20%
Security Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Hampshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 13 (41.94%) Information Security
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
3 11 (35.48%) CISSP
4 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
5 9 (29.03%) SIEM
6 8 (25.81%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (22.58%) PKI
7 7 (22.58%) SAP Security
7 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
7 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (22.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 7 (22.58%) SAN
7 7 (22.58%) SAP
7 7 (22.58%) CISM
7 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
7 7 (22.58%) SANS
8 6 (19.35%) SAP Fiori
8 6 (19.35%) SAPUI5
9 5 (16.13%) Network Security
10 4 (12.90%) Tripwire
10 4 (12.90%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (12.90%) Privileged Access Management
11 3 (9.68%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (9.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (9.68%) CCNP
11 3 (9.68%) CCNA

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

Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) SAN
2 5 (16.13%) Network Security
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
4 1 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) SAP Fiori
1 6 (19.35%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
1 7 (22.58%) PKI
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Information Security
2 9 (29.03%) SIEM
3 7 (22.58%) Data Protection
3 7 (22.58%) SAP Security
3 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (12.90%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (12.90%) Privileged Access Management
5 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) CRM
6 1 (3.23%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.23%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
3 11 (35.48%) CISSP
4 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
5 7 (22.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 7 (22.58%) CISM
5 7 (22.58%) SANS
6 3 (9.68%) CCNA
6 3 (9.68%) CCNP
7 1 (3.23%) CCIE
7 1 (3.23%) CCIE Security
7 1 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (3.23%) CREST Certified
7 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.68%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (9.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (3.23%) RMADS
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Tripwire
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Ariba
4 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint