Period
to 26 February 2021

The median contractor rate for a Security Designer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 February 2021.

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 Designer
UK > England
6 months to
26 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 566 - 859
Rank change year-on-year - +859 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Security Designer 2 0 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.005% - 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% - 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £538
UK median daily rate - - £538
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 35,481 57,798 86,043
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.65% 93.97% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,309 39,110 58,642
Median daily rate £475 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £260 £250 £275
90th Percentile £663 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £460
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,327 2,079 2,508
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% - -
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.26 £11.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £50.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £17.90
% change year-on-year +21.62% +3.35% -0.56%

Security Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Security Designer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Security Designer in England

Security Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Security Designer in England.

Daily rate trend for Security Designer in England

Security Designer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Designer within the England region over the 6 months to 26 February 2021. 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
South East - 1 - - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Security Designer
UK

Security Designer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2021, Security Designer 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 England region featuring Security Designer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) OPNET
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security

Security Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5