The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Security Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 109 115 102
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.50% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £21.55 -
% change year-on-year
+87.93% -
Security Engineer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1921 2024 1655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.24% 94.93% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1312 1405 1085
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 58 57
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +5.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £28.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Engineer across the West Yorkshire region.

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Leeds +3 10 £400 - 2
Security Engineer
Yorkshire

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, Security Engineer 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 across the West Yorkshire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) Network Security
3 9 (64.29%) Palo Alto
4 7 (50.00%) BGP
4 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (35.71%) FTP
5 5 (35.71%) Juniper
5 5 (35.71%) OSPF
5 5 (35.71%) Sourcefire
5 5 (35.71%) JNCIS
5 5 (35.71%) Fortinet
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) MPLS
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) LAN
7 3 (21.43%) WAN
7 3 (21.43%) CCIE
7 3 (21.43%) CCNP
8 2 (14.29%) CCNA
8 2 (14.29%) CCDA
8 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 2 (14.29%) DNS
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Internet

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
1 11 (78.57%) Network Security
2 7 (50.00%) BGP
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (35.71%) FTP
3 5 (35.71%) OSPF
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) VLAN
7 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.14%) Build Automation
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
2 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
2 1 (7.14%) Server Building
2 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) JNCIS
2 3 (21.43%) CCIE
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCDA
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) Palo Alto
3 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (35.71%) Fortinet
4 5 (35.71%) Juniper
4 5 (35.71%) Sourcefire
5 2 (14.29%) Akamai
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) ScanSafe
6 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
6 1 (7.14%) Meraki
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec