The median contractor rate for a Security Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - - 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.44 £49.90 £60.00
% change year-on-year +7.08% -16.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 460 727 529
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 95.63% 98.78% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 446 348
Median daily rate £420 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £295 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £520 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 20
Median hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.23% +106.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £51.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAP