The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Security Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Designer
Rank 619 638 603
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Security Designer 21 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.004% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.004% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 7
Median daily rate £500 £456 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £421 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £491 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £456 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.82% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50938 53139 51380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 33356 31629
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £568 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 2051 2085
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Security Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Security Designer in the job title.

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
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 21 £500 - 2
London - 16 £500 -
South East +8 5 £460 -8.00% 2
City of London - 3 £500 -
Hampshire - 3 £450 - 2
Berkshire -10 2 £470 -6.00%
Slough - 2 £470 -
Winchester - 2 £450 - 1

Security Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Security Designer 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 featuring Security Designer in the job title.

1 17 (36.17%) Firewall
2 15 (31.91%) Cisco
3 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
3 13 (27.66%) SC Cleared
4 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
5 11 (23.40%) Network Security
6 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
6 10 (21.28%) CTI
6 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
7 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (19.15%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (14.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (14.89%) Information Security
8 7 (14.89%) CCNP
8 7 (14.89%) Government Security Classifications
9 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
9 6 (12.77%) DNS
9 6 (12.77%) DHCP
9 6 (12.77%) Internet
10 5 (10.64%) CCSP
10 5 (10.64%) CISSP
10 5 (10.64%) CISM
10 5 (10.64%) Web Services
10 5 (10.64%) Java
10 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.64%) ISMS
10 5 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (8.51%) OAuth
11 4 (8.51%) DV Cleared
11 4 (8.51%) OpenID

Security Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) Firewall
2 11 (23.40%) Network Security
3 10 (21.28%) CTI
4 6 (12.77%) DHCP
4 6 (12.77%) DNS
4 6 (12.77%) Internet
4 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (8.51%) LDAP
6 4 (8.51%) VPN
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (6.38%) SSL
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (4.26%) LAN
8 2 (4.26%) WAN
8 2 (4.26%) Wireless
9 1 (2.13%) FTP
9 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
1 3 (6.38%) Legal
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) Web Services
2 4 (8.51%) J2EE
2 4 (8.51%) OAuth
2 4 (8.51%) OpenID
2 4 (8.51%) REST
2 4 (8.51%) SAML
3 1 (2.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.51%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) CESG
4 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) Information Security
2 5 (10.64%) ISMS
3 4 (8.51%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (8.51%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (8.51%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.26%) Information Security Management
5 2 (4.26%) Network Design
5 2 (4.26%) Security Management
5 2 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.13%) Migration
6 1 (2.13%) Network Management
6 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.13%) Use Case
6 1 (2.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) Java
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) SC Cleared
1 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
2 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (14.89%) CCNP
4 5 (10.64%) CCSP
4 5 (10.64%) CISM
4 5 (10.64%) CISSP
5 4 (8.51%) CCDP
5 4 (8.51%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.38%) CCIE
6 3 (6.38%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (4.26%) BC Cleared
7 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (4.26%) Degree
8 1 (2.13%) ISACA
8 1 (2.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) Government Security Classifications
1 7 (14.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) OpenAM
1 4 (8.51%) OpenIDM
2 1 (2.13%) Nagios
2 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.13%) OpenView
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Cisco
2 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.51%) ForgeRock
5 3 (6.38%) Juniper
5 3 (6.38%) Palo Alto
6 2 (4.26%) Aruba
6 2 (4.26%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.26%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.13%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix
7 1 (2.13%) F5
7 1 (2.13%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.13%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec
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