The median contractor rate for a Security Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Middlesex during the 3 months to 29 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 East / Middlesex
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 23 20
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.80% 0.64% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.66% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £275 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -35.67%  
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 Middlesex. 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
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 119 151 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 95.20% 96.18% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 104 90
Median daily rate £420 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £230 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £543 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 3
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +95.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Middlesex

Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Consultant in Middlesex

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 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 Middlesex region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) SCADA
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS

Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (33.33%) SaaS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001