The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Security Engineer
England / London
Rank 396 402 415
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Security Engineer 7 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.067% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.070% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
Median daily rate £475 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £413 £500
% change year-on-year
-1.21% -17.50%
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18146 19966 19997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.10% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12978 14043 14217
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 310 345
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Senior Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Senior Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Security Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
City of London -3 4 £488 +8.33% 2
Senior Security Engineer
England

Senior Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior Security Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) Network Security
3 11 (61.11%) Juniper
4 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
5 7 (38.89%) CCNP
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco
6 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (27.78%) SIEM
7 5 (27.78%) Security Operations
7 5 (27.78%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (27.78%) Fortinet
7 5 (27.78%) Information Security
7 5 (27.78%) Banking
7 5 (27.78%) CCSE
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) CCSP
8 4 (22.22%) CCMSE
8 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
8 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Secure Coding
9 3 (16.67%) SDLC
9 3 (16.67%) Web Development
10 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
10 2 (11.11%) CCIE
10 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 2 (11.11%) LAN
10 2 (11.11%) WAN
10 2 (11.11%) C#

Senior Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) Network Security
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (27.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.56%) FWSM
6 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Security Operations Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Blog
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (5.56%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Information Security
1 5 (27.78%) Security Operations
1 5 (27.78%) SIEM
2 3 (16.67%) SDLC
2 3 (16.67%) Secure Coding
2 3 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C++
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) CCNP
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCSE
3 4 (22.22%) CCMSE
3 4 (22.22%) CCSP
4 2 (11.11%) CCIE
4 2 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (5.56%) CCSA
5 1 (5.56%) CEH
5 1 (5.56%) CREST Certified
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cacti
1 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Juniper
2 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 7 (38.89%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) Fortinet
5 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) Nokia
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds