Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Information Security Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 25 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.

Information Security Consultant
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 144 156
Rank change year-on-year +19 +12 -35
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Consultant 11 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.49% 0.038% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.040% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Leeds median daily rate £525 - £450
10th Percentile £375 - £425
90th Percentile £625 - £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £494 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2158 2500 3108
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 95.86% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1532 1661 2145
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 43 97
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.20 £8.75
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.60 £35.82
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.24%

Information Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Information Security Consultant in Leeds

Information Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Information Security Consultant in Leeds

Information Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Information Security Consultant in Leeds over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Information Security Consultant in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Information 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 Leeds region featuring Information Security Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
4 4 (36.36%) GDPR
4 4 (36.36%) Data Privacy
4 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 2 (18.18%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
7 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (9.09%) CISM
7 1 (9.09%) CISSP
7 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
7 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
7 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (9.09%) Remediation Plan
7 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing

Information Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 4 (36.36%) Data Privacy
3 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 1 (9.09%) Cryptography
6 1 (9.09%) Data Security
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (9.09%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (36.36%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle