The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Information Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Security Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring an Information Security Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £288 £345
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.17 -
Information Security Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2701 2867 2550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.66% 95.41% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1507 1455 1400
Median daily rate £360 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 84 70
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.88 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.17% +4.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Information Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Information Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Information Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Information Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Information Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Information 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 Scotland region featuring Information Security Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity

Information Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) GIAC
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys