The median contractor rate for a Security Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 28 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.

Security Engineer
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 112 59
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 0 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne - 0.82% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.93% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £230 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year +11.11% +87.93%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 329 1186 544
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.54% 88.18% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 701 2111 1262
Median daily rate £370 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.62% -14.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £505 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 175 268
Median hourly rate £17.48 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.57% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Security Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCIP
1 2 (100.00%) CCDP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) CCSA
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) HP ASE

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCDP
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCIP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCSA
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) HP ASE
1 2 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) TippingPoint