The median contractor rate for a Security Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Consultant
South East / Surrey
Rank 85 94 61
Rank change year-on-year +9 -33  
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 9 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.35% 0.71% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.73% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
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 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1067 1227 1334
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.09% 96.54% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 798 720
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 104 58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.84% +71.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.03 £52.63 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Surrey

Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Consultant in Surrey

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -9 1 - -
Security Consultant
South East

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCIE
2 3 (37.50%) Palo Alto
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) TippingPoint
4 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) PKI

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (12.50%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
1 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCIE
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) BitLocker
2 1 (12.50%) Snort
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Palo Alto
3 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (12.50%) TippingPoint
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