The median contractor rate for a Network Security Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 29 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.

Network Security Engineer
South East > Hampshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 105 118
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 5 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.28% 0.46% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.48% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Hampshire median daily rate £300 £438 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.42% +10.75%  
South East median daily rate £500 £420 £390
% change year-on-year +19.04% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
South East median hourly rate - - £45.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1713 1860 2037
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 95.17% 94.13% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3466 4010 4427
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96%  
10th Percentile £230 £258 £250
90th Percentile £538 £544 £500
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 342 522
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +56.25%  
10th Percentile £11.33 £12.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £46.00 £48.00 £41.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £16.14
% change year-on-year -8.21% +21.49%  

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured Network Security Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Hampshire

Network Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security Engineer in Hampshire

Network Security Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security Engineer in Hampshire

Network Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough - 2 £300 -
Havant - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Network Security Engineer
South East

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Network 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 Hampshire region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) Network Security
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 5 (45.45%) CCNP
5 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) PKI
6 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (27.27%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (27.27%) Database Security
6 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 3 (27.27%) SIEM
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (18.18%) Foundry
7 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
7 2 (18.18%) CCIE Service Provider
7 2 (18.18%) Network Management
7 2 (18.18%) CCIE
7 2 (18.18%) CCSP
7 2 (18.18%) SNMP
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
8 1 (9.09%) HTTP
8 1 (9.09%) PHP
8 1 (9.09%) XML
8 1 (9.09%) Linux

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) Network Security
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (18.18%) SNMP
6 1 (9.09%) HTTP
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 3 (27.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) CentOS
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Database Security
1 3 (27.27%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (27.27%) SIEM
2 2 (18.18%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCNP
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) CCIE
4 2 (18.18%) CCIE Service Provider
4 2 (18.18%) CCSP
5 1 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Foundry
3 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto