Period
to 14 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Consultant was £520 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 14 August 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 75 72
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Security Consultant 15 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.19% 1.05% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.10% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 11
Wiltshire median daily rate £520 £481 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.05% -10.88% +16.76%
10th Percentile £415 £394 £313
90th Percentile £567 £547 £625
South West median daily rate £450 £500 £540
% change year-on-year -10.00% -7.41% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,181 1,270 1,219
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.80% 95.20% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 801 833
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £262 £260 £251
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 38 30
Wiltshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +100.00%
10th Percentile £14.30 £12.94 £15.13
90th Percentile £47.00 £44.35 £47.53
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +44.44%

Security Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Consultant in Wiltshire

Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Consultant in Wiltshire

Security Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Consultant in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Consultant in Wiltshire

Security Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -1 13 £516 +8.68%
Corsham +11 1 £520 +9.47%
Security Consultant
South West

Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Wiltshire region featuring Security Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) CISSP
2 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Law
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 8 (53.33%) Security Hardening
2 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (53.33%) Programme Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) SIEM
3 3 (20.00%) Office 365
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (13.33%) CESG
4 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Statistics
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
5 1 (6.67%) HockeyApp
5 1 (6.67%) Privileged Access Management
5 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Secure Coding
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Windows

Security Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
1 8 (53.33%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Programme Delivery
1 8 (53.33%) Security Hardening
2 3 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (20.00%) SIEM
3 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Statistics
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Secure Coding
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CISM
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HockeyApp
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) CyberArk
2 1 (6.67%) SAP