Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Security Engineer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 January 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.

Network Security Engineer
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 138 150
Rank change year-on-year +13 +12 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.36% 0.042% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.043% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Leeds median daily rate £450 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £300 -
% change year-on-year +21.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2,125 2,301 2,886
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.55% 95.91% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,491 1,488 1,949
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 84
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -10.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.50 £8.92
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.25 £36.43
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +17.20% -10.71% +12.72%

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 7 (87.50%) Network Security
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
3 3 (37.50%) Security Management
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (37.50%) VMware NSX
4 2 (25.00%) Intelligent Network
4 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (25.00%) McAfee
4 2 (25.00%) Intel
4 2 (25.00%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System

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 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (25.00%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
1 3 (37.50%) Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Intel
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat