The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 97 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.40% 0.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £395 £370
% change year-on-year
+13.92% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Security Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1442 1251 1109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.69% 94.42% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1025 833 735
Median daily rate £405 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 36
Median hourly rate £11.75 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £21.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Leeds region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
4 2 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) Akamai
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIS
4 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
5 1 (14.29%) Meraki
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) LAN

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) JNCIS
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Palo Alto
3 2 (28.57%) Akamai
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Sourcefire
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki