The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 80 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.14% - 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +76.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
681 595 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.06% 93.41% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 372 231
Median daily rate £370 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 24 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £10.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £28.00 £21.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) QMS
3 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Lumension
5 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
5 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
5 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
5 1 (14.29%) Server Building
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) CESG

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) QMS
1 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
1 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
2 1 (14.29%) Lumension
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec