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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Designer
UK
Rank 583 612 586
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Security Designer 8 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.045% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.047% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 17
Median daily rate £475 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £425 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £565 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £425 £525
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
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
43111 48652 48908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.72% 95.01% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28160 31322 30069
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1627 1881
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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
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 28 February 2017.

Security Designer Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +3 8 £475 +5.55%
South East +19 3 £500 +11.11%
Hampshire +6 3 £500 +11.11%
London +6 3 £428 -21.55%
North West +25 2 - -
Manchester +11 2 - -
Winchester +4 1 £550 +22.22%
City of London - 1 - -

Security Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 10 (43.48%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Information Security
3 7 (30.43%) LDAP
3 7 (30.43%) OAuth
4 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) CISSP
4 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (21.74%) COBIT
5 5 (21.74%) Firewall
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) Data Encryption
6 4 (17.39%) WebEx
6 4 (17.39%) ISO27002
6 4 (17.39%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (17.39%) Network Security
6 4 (17.39%) SMTP
6 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
6 4 (17.39%) SAML
6 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (17.39%) CISMP
7 3 (13.04%) Security Management
7 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (13.04%) CCNP
7 3 (13.04%) QA
8 2 (8.70%) ISMS
8 2 (8.70%) F5

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 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) LDAP
2 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 4 (17.39%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) SMTP
3 4 (17.39%) WebEx
4 2 (8.70%) SSL
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.35%) FWSM
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.35%) NX-OS
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) OAuth
2 6 (26.09%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Information Security
2 5 (21.74%) Data Encryption
3 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (13.04%) Security Management
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
5 2 (8.70%) ISMS
5 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CISSP
2 4 (17.39%) CISMP
3 3 (13.04%) CCNP
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.70%) CCDP
4 2 (8.70%) CCSP
4 2 (8.70%) CISM
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (21.74%) COBIT
3 4 (17.39%) ISO27002
4 3 (13.04%) QA
5 1 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) BMC
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
5 1 (4.35%) Splunk