The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 99 89 78
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 5 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.40% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.41% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £435 £288 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.30% -20.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £265 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £458 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £21.55 -
% change year-on-year
+87.93% -
Security Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1699 1451 1219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.13% 95.65% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 855 646
Median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 63 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £23.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Manchester region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) CCNP
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (27.27%) CISSP
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) zOS
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) SIEM
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) PKI
5 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (9.09%) Burp Suite
6 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
6 1 (9.09%) SmoothWall

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) DMZ
5 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Burp Suite
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Blockchain
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) zOS
2 1 (9.09%) MVS
2 1 (9.09%) OS/390
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) SIEM
2 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Database Security
3 1 (9.09%) Email Filtering
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) OWASP
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Threat Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) CCSA
4 1 (9.09%) CEH
4 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CISM
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) GIAC
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Kibana
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Clearswift
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) hybris
4 1 (9.09%) Intel
4 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) NetIQ
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) Sophos
4 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
4 1 (9.09%) VMware