Period
to 17 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Administrator was £344 per day in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 Administrator
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 259 268
Rank change year-on-year -14 +9 +37
Contract jobs requiring a Security Administrator 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.046% 0.053% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.056% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Central London median daily rate £344 £381 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.78% -23.80% +212.50%
London median daily rate £269 £382 £388
% change year-on-year -29.65% -1.42% +150.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Central London median hourly rate - - £23.00
London median hourly rate - - £23.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Central London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Central London
Contract vacancies in Central London with a recognized job title 8,187 7,160 8,070
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 95.59% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,358 5,557 6,257
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.76%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £275
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 78 110
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.35 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.35% -9.90% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.02 £10.98
90th Percentile £35.92 £51.59 £41.80
London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.88% +7.89% +8.57%

Security Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings that featured Security Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Security Administrator in Central London

Security Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Security Administrator in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Administrator in Central London

Security Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Administrator in Central London over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Administrator in Central London

Security Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Administrator in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Administrator in Central London

Security Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Administrator within the Central London region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -12 4 £344 -10.01%
Security Administrator
London

Security Administrator Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Security Administrator 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 Central London region featuring Security Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) Splunk
1 2 (50.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell

Security Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 2 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CyberArk
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) Splunk