The median contractor rate for a Network Security Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 99 95
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.094% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 0.40% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1039 1500 1266
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 98.02% 96.15% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 1067 841
Median daily rate £400 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 34 38
Median hourly rate £15.86 £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.18% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £18.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Network Security Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Leeds

Network Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security Engineer in Leeds

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Leeds region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) GPG13
3 1 (33.33%) F5

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) TACACS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Identity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) VMware