The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 51 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% 0.41% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.42% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
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 Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
429 471 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 91.67% 96.91% 95.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 271 243
Median daily rate £383 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 35 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
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 Gloucestershire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cheltenham - 1 £475 - 1
Security Engineer
South West

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Forcepoint
3 3 (42.86%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Swing
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) SWT

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) Swing
1 1 (14.29%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Loss Prevention
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Forcepoint