Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Engineer was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Renfrewshire during the 6 months to 19 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.

Security Engineer
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 50 -
Rank change year-on-year +29 - +50
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 1.25% 0.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Renfrewshire median daily rate £250 £296 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.54% - -
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £326
% change year-on-year - +22.79% -16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year -18.60% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire. 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
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies in Renfrewshire with a recognized job title 75 234 248
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.75% 82.11% 84.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 186 169
Renfrewshire median daily rate £308 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.82% -2.94% -2.15%
10th Percentile £165 £265 £258
90th Percentile £448 £445 £438
Scotland median daily rate £390 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £13.00 £39.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.30% +16.91% -63.04%
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.70% -17.52% +20.00%

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Renfrewshire

Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Engineer in Renfrewshire

Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Engineer within the Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
Erskine +32 1 £250 -15.54%
Security Engineer
Scotland

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Renfrewshire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Tufin
1 1 (100.00%) AlgoSec

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) AlgoSec
1 1 (100.00%) Tufin