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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Designer
Rank 628 654 627
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Security Designer 29 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.012% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.013% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 5 12
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £412 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -
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
50649 54325 53290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 34727 32509
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1691 2060 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 2016.

Security Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Security Designer
Top 16 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 27 September 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 +50 29 £500 +11.11%
London +8 16 £494 +6.75%
South East +25 10 £488 +11.42%
Hampshire - 9 £500 -
Winchester - 2 £488 -
Berkshire +9 1 £325 -
Croydon - 1 £475 -
City of London - 1 £420 -
Reading - 1 £325 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £600 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £600 -
East Midlands - 1 £600 -
West Midlands - 1 £538 -
East of England - 1 - -

Security Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 25 (47.17%) Firewall
2 21 (39.62%) Data Centre
3 19 (35.85%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
5 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
6 15 (28.30%) Government Security Classifications
7 14 (26.42%) CTI
8 12 (22.64%) Cisco
9 10 (18.87%) Information Security
9 10 (18.87%) Identity Access Management
9 10 (18.87%) ForgeRock
10 9 (16.98%) OpenIDM
10 9 (16.98%) OpenAM
10 9 (16.98%) Network Security
10 9 (16.98%) CISSP
11 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
11 8 (15.09%) CheckPoint
11 8 (15.09%) SAML
11 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
11 8 (15.09%) Java
11 8 (15.09%) J2EE
11 8 (15.09%) Linux
11 8 (15.09%) LDAP
11 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
11 8 (15.09%) OpenID
11 8 (15.09%) OAuth
11 8 (15.09%) REST
11 8 (15.09%) Palo Alto
12 7 (13.21%) Cisco ASA

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 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.85%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) GitHub
3 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (47.17%) Firewall
2 14 (26.42%) CTI
3 9 (16.98%) Network Security
4 8 (15.09%) LDAP
5 7 (13.21%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (11.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (9.43%) Internet
7 5 (9.43%) SSL
8 3 (5.66%) BGP
8 3 (5.66%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (5.66%) Cisco ISE
8 3 (5.66%) IPsec
8 3 (5.66%) MPLS
8 3 (5.66%) OSPF
8 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.66%) VPLS
9 2 (3.77%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (3.77%) VPN
9 2 (3.77%) Wireless
10 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
1 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) J2EE
1 8 (15.09%) OAuth
1 8 (15.09%) OpenID
1 8 (15.09%) REST
1 8 (15.09%) SAML
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.89%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Identity Access Management
1 10 (18.87%) Information Security
2 6 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (11.32%) Translating Business Requirements
2 6 (11.32%) Use Case
3 4 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (7.55%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (7.55%) SIEM
3 4 (7.55%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.77%) Information Security Management
5 2 (3.77%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.77%) Security Management
5 2 (3.77%) Test Strategy
6 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.89%) Data Security
6 1 (1.89%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (1.89%) Migration
6 1 (1.89%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
2 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.98%) CISSP
4 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.55%) CCNP
5 4 (7.55%) CCSP
5 4 (7.55%) CISM
6 3 (5.66%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (5.66%) CCIE
6 3 (5.66%) Degree
7 1 (1.89%) CCDP
7 1 (1.89%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.89%) CISA
7 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.30%) Government Security Classifications
2 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) OpenAM
1 9 (16.98%) OpenIDM
2 3 (5.66%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.89%) Ansible
3 1 (1.89%) Control-M
3 1 (1.89%) Nagios
3 1 (1.89%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Cisco
2 10 (18.87%) ForgeRock
3 8 (15.09%) CheckPoint
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.09%) Palo Alto
4 5 (9.43%) F5
4 5 (9.43%) Juniper
5 2 (3.77%) Aruba
5 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.89%) BMC
6 1 (1.89%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.89%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) Splunk