The median contractor rate for a Security Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 30 March 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 36 48
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.39% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £440 £383
% change year-on-year -6.25% +15.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - £36.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 194 258 339
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 97.00% 98.85% 96.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 138 212
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 52 25
Median hourly rate £39.50 £41.80 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.50% +138.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.78 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £57.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Somerset

Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Engineer in Somerset

Security Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Engineer in Somerset