Period
to 22 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Administrator was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Central London during the 6 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 291 263 263
Rank change year-on-year -28 0 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Security Administrator 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.011% 0.050% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.052% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Central London median daily rate £425 £325 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -23.98% +90.00%
10th Percentile £413 £256 £388
90th Percentile £438 £428 £468
London median daily rate £200 £388 £426
% change year-on-year -48.39% -9.09% +13.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

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 8,592 7,633 7,871
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 95.36% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,645 5,815 6,142
Central London median daily rate £500 £498 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +7.57% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £311 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 108 89
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.40 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.66% +5.11% -2.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.40 £33.25 £51.11
London median hourly rate £19.25 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -8.33% +10.53% -

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 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 Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, Security Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region featuring Security Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware