The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Specialist
Rank 93 110 102
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Security Specialist 16 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.86% 1.05% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.10% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 12
Median daily rate £438 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £423 £462
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £450 £401
% change year-on-year
-3.05% +12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Security Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1716 2098 2033
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.51% 95.54% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 1298 1114
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 149 135
Median hourly rate £14.70 £21.11 £18.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.35% +15.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Security Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Security Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Security Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Security Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Security Specialist
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Winchester +2 7 £438 -2.77%
Farnborough +8 4 £370 -29.52%
Security Specialist
South East

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Hampshire region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) Database Security
2 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 8 (47.06%) PKI
2 8 (47.06%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (41.18%) SIEM
3 7 (41.18%) QRadar
3 7 (41.18%) Email Filtering
3 7 (41.18%) Web Filtering
4 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
4 6 (35.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
4 6 (35.29%) AIX
4 6 (35.29%) DB2
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) IBM
5 5 (29.41%) Information Security
5 5 (29.41%) Middleware
5 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Unix
8 1 (5.88%) JUnit

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Firewall
1 8 (47.06%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JMeter
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.88%) Zephyr
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
1 8 (47.06%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 6 (35.29%) AIX
4 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Database Security
2 7 (41.18%) Email Filtering
2 7 (41.18%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (41.18%) SIEM
2 7 (41.18%) Web Filtering
3 6 (35.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Records Management
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Test Management
5 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C++
1 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) CCNP
5 1 (5.88%) CCSA
5 1 (5.88%) CCSE
5 1 (5.88%) CCSP
5 1 (5.88%) CEH
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CISM
5 1 (5.88%) CISSP
5 1 (5.88%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) QRadar
2 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) IBM
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto