Period
to 21 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 38 34
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.90% 1.62% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.70% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Portsmouth median daily rate - £495 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.35% -
Hampshire median daily rate £565 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +13.00% +11.11% -
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 324 294 249
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.30% 95.15% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 167 145
Portsmouth median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.03%
10th Percentile £243 £260 £254
90th Percentile £538 £524 £525
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 63 41
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +4.88% +30.16%
10th Percentile £18.51 £11.70 £14.13
90th Percentile £47.83 £52.35 £53.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +43.88%

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 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CISMP
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) Becrypt
1 2 (66.67%) LogRhythm
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Due Diligence
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) HMG Infosec
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Due Diligence
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISM
1 2 (66.67%) CISMP
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) HMG Infosec
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Becrypt
1 2 (66.67%) LogRhythm
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft