The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Network Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security Engineer
Rank 58 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.67% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £360 £348
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +3.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Network Security Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
720 708 822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.26% 94.91% 96.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 358 469
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 65 51
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £37.25 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Network Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Network Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Network 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) Juniper
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) CCNA
6 3 (37.50%) DHCP
6 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) OSPF
7 2 (25.00%) BGP
7 2 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (25.00%) Aruba
7 2 (25.00%) F5
7 2 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (25.00%) Wireless
8 1 (12.50%) Legal
8 1 (12.50%) CCSA
8 1 (12.50%) MPLS
8 1 (12.50%) VPN
8 1 (12.50%) WAN
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (12.50%) CCIE
8 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) BGP
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (25.00%) Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (12.50%) MPLS
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (12.50%) CCIE
5 1 (12.50%) CCSA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Aruba
4 2 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (25.00%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto