The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank - 57 40
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.53% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.56% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £225 £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.76%
Security Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
740 539 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.40% 95.74% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 359 189
Median daily rate £425 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 31
Median hourly rate £17.95 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex