The median contractor rate for a Security Engineer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Engineer
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - 29
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.52% - 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% - 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £463 - £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.93% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year +11.11% +87.93%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 365 298 193
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 95.80% 93.71% 89.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 135 118
Median daily rate £356 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.06% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 13
Median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +51.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke that featured Security Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Basingstoke

Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Engineer in Basingstoke

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Basingstoke region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE Security
2 2 (50.00%) CCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE Security
1 2 (50.00%) CCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco