Period
to 19 September 2018

The median contractor rate for an IT Security Engineer was £344 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 19 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.

IT Security Engineer
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring an IT Security Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.24% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Coventry median daily rate £344 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £344 - £463
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 782 619 888
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.76% 93.50% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 421 588
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +12.01%
10th Percentile £281 £181 £286
90th Percentile £575 £525 £527
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 50 39
Coventry median hourly rate £14.78 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.63% +6.67% -10.45%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £35.75 £28.90 £40.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.34% +8.02% -14.29%

IT Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Security Engineer in Coventry over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Security Engineer in Coventry

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT Security Engineer 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 Coventry region featuring IT Security Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 2 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Filtering
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) CISM

IT Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (100.00%) Firewall
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 2 (100.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CEH
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint