Period
to 9 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 42 41
Rank change year-on-year -20 -1 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.37% 0.32% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.33% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Portsmouth median daily rate - - £635
Hampshire median daily rate £550 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - £60.87 -
Hampshire 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 Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 505 302 315
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.22% 97.42% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 160 172
Portsmouth median daily rate £450 £388 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -0.90% +4.27%
10th Percentile £296 £182 £219
90th Percentile £612 £525 £518
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 29 57
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £15.90 £16.24 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.78 £48.10 £49.46
Hampshire median hourly rate £26.45 £22.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +18.89% +5.95% +5.00%

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Portsmouth

Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Consultant in Portsmouth

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, Security Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Portsmouth region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (50.00%) RMADS
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management

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

Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (50.00%) RMADS