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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 92 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.68% - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £170 - £142
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £373 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.81% -6.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £24.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+68.75% -60.00%
Security Engineer
Tyne and Wear

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
927 690 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 89.91% 94.65% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 453 241
Median daily rate £330 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 35 23
Median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.00 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) DHCP
1 12 (80.00%) DNS
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (80.00%) Symantec
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (80.00%) vSphere
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 12 (80.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 12 (80.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 12 (80.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (73.33%) Lumension
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
2 11 (73.33%) Intel Security
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Security Management
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security
6 1 (6.67%) QMS
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Middleware
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper

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 12 (80.00%) DHCP
1 12 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Security Management
2 1 (6.67%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) QMS
2 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (80.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (80.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Symantec
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
2 11 (73.33%) Intel Security
2 11 (73.33%) Lumension
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper