The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Engineer
Rank 116 143 128
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 19 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.14% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.14% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +10.76%
Security Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2755 2771 2413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.86% 95.16% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1905 1834 1543
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 105 125
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Security Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Security Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
South Yorkshire - 10 £375 -
West Yorkshire +7 9 £400 - 2
Security Engineer
England

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Yorkshire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (90.91%) Cisco
2 27 (81.82%) CheckPoint
2 27 (81.82%) Network Security
3 21 (63.64%) F5
4 18 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (51.52%) Firewall
6 9 (27.27%) CCSA
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (24.24%) CCNP
7 8 (24.24%) Blue Coat
7 8 (24.24%) CCSE
8 7 (21.21%) Palo Alto
9 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
9 6 (18.18%) CCNA
10 5 (15.15%) CCDA
10 5 (15.15%) CCDP
10 5 (15.15%) Check Point Certification
10 5 (15.15%) Juniper
10 5 (15.15%) FTP
10 5 (15.15%) VPN
10 5 (15.15%) BGP
10 5 (15.15%) OSPF
10 5 (15.15%) Fortinet
10 5 (15.15%) Sourcefire
10 5 (15.15%) JNCIS
11 4 (12.12%) Cramer
12 3 (9.09%) Network Design
12 3 (9.09%) Internet
12 3 (9.09%) Functional Testing
12 3 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 27 (81.82%) Network Security
2 18 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (51.52%) Firewall
4 5 (15.15%) BGP
4 5 (15.15%) FTP
4 5 (15.15%) OSPF
4 5 (15.15%) VPN
5 3 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (6.06%) DNS
6 2 (6.06%) LAN
6 2 (6.06%) WAN
7 1 (3.03%) DMZ
7 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.03%) MPLS
7 1 (3.03%) Wireless
General
1 1 (3.03%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 3 (9.09%) Functional Testing
2 3 (9.09%) Network Design
3 2 (6.06%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.03%) Change Control
4 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.03%) Security Operations
4 1 (3.03%) Security Testing
4 1 (3.03%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) CCSA
2 8 (24.24%) CCNP
2 8 (24.24%) CCSE
2 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (18.18%) CCNA
4 5 (15.15%) CCDA
4 5 (15.15%) CCDP
4 5 (15.15%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (15.15%) JNCIS
5 1 (3.03%) CCIE
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.03%) QRadar
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Cisco
2 27 (81.82%) CheckPoint
3 21 (63.64%) F5
4 8 (24.24%) Blue Coat
5 7 (21.21%) Palo Alto
6 5 (15.15%) Fortinet
6 5 (15.15%) Juniper
6 5 (15.15%) Sourcefire
7 4 (12.12%) Cramer
8 2 (6.06%) Akamai
8 2 (6.06%) Intel Security
9 1 (3.03%) Citrix
9 1 (3.03%) Meraki