Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Security Engineer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 123 133
Rank change year-on-year -16 +10 0
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 5 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.18% 0.43% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.45% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 5
Surrey median daily rate £525 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.48% +29.17% -36.00%
10th Percentile £500 £293 £264
90th Percentile £540 £500 £404
South East median daily rate £450 £401 £388
% change year-on-year +12.36% +3.35% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2648 2205 2599
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.37% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1860 1449 1588
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £207 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 103 86
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +9.10%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.31 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.76 £45.07 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Surrey

Network Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security Engineer in Surrey

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Surrey region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (40.00%) Rendezvous
3 2 (40.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (40.00%) RMDS
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
3 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Multicast
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) WAAS
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (40.00%) AlgoSec
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (40.00%) FireEye
3 2 (40.00%) LogLogic
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Radianz
4 1 (20.00%) Tradeweb