The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Specialist
England / East of England
Rank 120 118 128
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Security Specialist 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.34% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.36% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £463 £600 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.91% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £401
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2047 2234 2476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 95.27% 96.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1176 1334 1500
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 228 195
Median hourly rate £31.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.14% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Security Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Security Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Security Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Security Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Security Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Security Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Security Specialist
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Specialist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire - 2 £600 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £325 -
Security Specialist
England

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Security Specialist 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 of England region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) CISA
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Capita
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (11.11%) COBIT
5 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
5 1 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
5 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISA
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) CRISC
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Capita
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