The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 47 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 17 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.62% - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.76%
Security Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
612 835 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.30% 95.54% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 447 372
Median daily rate £350 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 25 16
Median hourly rate £13.59 £20.69 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.32% +53.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £80.00 £18.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Glasgow region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Law
2 14 (60.87%) Banking
2 14 (60.87%) Intel Security
2 14 (60.87%) Data Centre
3 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 7 (30.43%) Qualys
5 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
5 5 (21.74%) Symantec
6 4 (17.39%) Forcepoint
6 4 (17.39%) SIEM
6 4 (17.39%) Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Splunk
7 3 (13.04%) Use Case
7 3 (13.04%) Java
7 3 (13.04%) Perl
7 3 (13.04%) Python
7 3 (13.04%) DNS
8 2 (8.70%) Cisco
8 2 (8.70%) Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.70%) Network Security
8 2 (8.70%) Regular Expression
8 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (4.35%) tcpdump
9 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
9 1 (4.35%) F5
9 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
9 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
9 1 (4.35%) Big Data

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.70%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) tcpdump
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Banking
2 14 (60.87%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Analytics
1 4 (17.39%) SIEM
2 3 (13.04%) Use Case
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.35%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (4.35%) Data Enrichment
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) SDLC
4 1 (4.35%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) Perl
1 3 (13.04%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CISSP
1 1 (4.35%) SANS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (4.35%) QRadar
1 1 (4.35%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Intel Security
2 7 (30.43%) Qualys
3 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
3 5 (21.74%) Symantec
4 4 (17.39%) Forcepoint
5 3 (13.04%) Splunk
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) Juniper
7 1 (4.35%) MapR
7 1 (4.35%) Mitel