The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Designer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Designer
Rank 574 564 558
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Security Designer 18 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.012% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.013% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 2
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£483 £365 £486
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.19% -24.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £365 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £557
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £398
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Security Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Designer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Security Designer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Designer within the UK.

Security Designer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Security Designer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Security Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Security Designer
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 17 £483 +32.19% 1
South West -17 11 £525 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £451 -
Swindon - 4 £438 -
London +12 3 £525 +43.83%
Berkshire - 2 £450 -
South East - 2 £450 -
East of England - 1 £413 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Watford - - - -
Reading - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Hounslow - - - -

Security Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Security Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Designer in their job title.

1 12 (46.15%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) Firewall
4 8 (30.77%) Network Security
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (26.92%) ISSAP
5 7 (26.92%) CISSP
5 7 (26.92%) Juniper
5 7 (26.92%) F5
5 7 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (23.08%) SIEM
6 6 (23.08%) ISSMP
6 6 (23.08%) CISM
7 5 (19.23%) Blue Coat
7 5 (19.23%) Identity Management
7 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) McAfee
9 3 (11.54%) ProxySG
9 3 (11.54%) VPN
10 2 (7.69%) WAN
10 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (7.69%) Service Management
10 2 (7.69%) Project Management
10 2 (7.69%) NetScreen
10 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (7.69%) BT

Security Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Security Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Security Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 8 (30.77%) Network Security
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (11.54%) VPN
6 2 (7.69%) WAN
6 2 (7.69%) 4G
6 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (7.69%) NetScreen
7 1 (3.85%) VoIP
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 2 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) International Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Smartcard
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) MVS
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) SIEM
2 5 (19.23%) Identity Management
3 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.69%) Data Governance
3 2 (7.69%) Change Control
3 2 (7.69%) Analytics
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) ITSM
3 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.85%) Information Security
4 1 (3.85%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (3.85%) Use Case
4 1 (3.85%) Release Management
4 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) ISSAP
3 7 (26.92%) CISSP
4 6 (23.08%) ISSMP
4 6 (23.08%) CISM
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.85%) CISA
6 1 (3.85%) CCIE
6 1 (3.85%) CCNA
6 1 (3.85%) CCA
6 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
6 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Juniper
2 7 (26.92%) F5
3 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
3 5 (19.23%) Blue Coat
4 4 (15.38%) McAfee
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) BT
5 2 (7.69%) IronPort
6 1 (3.85%) ScanSafe
6 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.85%) CA
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