The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 69 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.32% 0.56% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £22.78 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+77.82% -62.04%
Security Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
901 856 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.36% 95.54% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 643 549
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 41 37
Median hourly rate £28.50 £15.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.88% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Engineer across the Bristol region.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Engineer across the Bristol region.

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Security Engineer 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 Bristol region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Server Hardening
3 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) RSA enVision
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Junos
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) SSL

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) Junos
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) TACACS
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
2 1 (16.67%) Server Hardening
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISMP
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISSAP
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) LogRhythm
1 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
1 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk
1 1 (16.67%) VMware