The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Engineer
Rank 61 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.03% 0.16% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £300 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-53.75% +86.04%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
716 606 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.27% 95.89% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 308 436
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 29 81
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £39.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Security Engineer
East of England

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Security Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
1 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (58.33%) Network Security
4 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 6 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) Wireless
5 5 (41.67%) MPLS
5 5 (41.67%) F5
6 4 (33.33%) Multicast
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (33.33%) OSPF
6 4 (33.33%) BGP
6 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 4 (33.33%) SMTP
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 4 (33.33%) SNMP
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) Juniper
7 2 (16.67%) IPsec
7 2 (16.67%) Finance

Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (58.33%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 5 (41.67%) MPLS
5 4 (33.33%) Multicast
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (33.33%) OSPF
5 4 (33.33%) BGP
5 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 4 (33.33%) SMTP
5 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 4 (33.33%) SNMP
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCSE
1 1 (8.33%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
1 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
2 5 (41.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Infoblox
3 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (8.33%) Meru Networks
4 1 (8.33%) Crossbeam
4 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (8.33%) Aruba
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
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