Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Security Consultant was £563 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 20 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.

Security Consultant
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 82 80
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 4 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.38% 0.40% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.41% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
West Sussex median daily rate £563 £500 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +25.39% -
10th Percentile £376 £401 £336
90th Percentile £739 £573 £450
South East median daily rate £515 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +8.42% - -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1007 1213 1162
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.58% 96.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 702 759
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £219 £261 £250
90th Percentile £561 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 60 48
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +106.06% +3.13%
10th Percentile £13.30 £10.29 £11.10
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in West Sussex

Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Consultant in West Sussex

Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Consultant in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Consultant in West Sussex

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West Sussex region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) PKI
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security

Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CISM
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS