The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 99 84 95
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 5 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 1.05% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.09% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Median daily rate £303 £319 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £46.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-35.86% -23.33%
Security Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1561 1490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.05% 96.18% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 934 767
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 98 106
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northamptonshire -3 3 £305 -12.85%
Derbyshire -3 1 £300 +8.90% 1
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 East Midlands region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Qualys
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) 802.1X

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Qualys
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix