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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Specialist
South East / Hampshire
Rank 103 99 109
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Security Specialist 3 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.17% 0.89% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.94% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 6
Median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £403 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £473 £513
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 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
1630 1815 1946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.51% 94.93% 92.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1025 1172 1065
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 84 116
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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
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 19 February 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
Winchester -2 2 £488 +14.70%
Farnborough -8 1 - -
Security Specialist
South East

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Hampshire region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
1 9 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 9 (50.00%) PKI
1 9 (50.00%) Database Security
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) Email Filtering
2 8 (44.44%) Web Filtering
3 7 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (38.89%) QRadar
3 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 7 (38.89%) SIEM
3 7 (38.89%) Information Security
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) AIX
4 6 (33.33%) DB2
4 6 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Middleware
5 5 (27.78%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.56%) CCSE
7 1 (5.56%) CEH

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 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
1 9 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) DB2
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 9 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Biometrics
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Database Security
2 8 (44.44%) Email Filtering
2 8 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (44.44%) Web Filtering
3 7 (38.89%) Information Security
3 7 (38.89%) SIEM
4 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.56%) Records Management
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CCSA
4 1 (5.56%) CCSE
4 1 (5.56%) CCSP
4 1 (5.56%) CEH
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (5.56%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
3 1 (5.56%) Juniper
3 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto