The median contractor rate for a Security Engineer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 81 74 74
Rank change year-on-year -7 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 4 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.35% 2.20% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 2.28% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 10
Median daily rate £375 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +46.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1082 1229 1339
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.17% 96.39% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 799 727
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 99 58
Median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +58.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.03 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Surrey

Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Engineer in Surrey

Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Engineer in Surrey over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Engineer in Surrey

Security Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Security Engineer in Surrey

Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -7 2 £375 -37.50%
Guildford +6 1 - - 1
Security Engineer
South East

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) Juniper
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 8 (42.11%) Blue Coat
2 8 (42.11%) Network Security
2 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (42.11%) Puppet
2 8 (42.11%) REST
2 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (42.11%) AWS CloudTrail
2 8 (42.11%) Public Cloud
3 7 (36.84%) Bluefish Communications
3 7 (36.84%) Business Transformation
3 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (36.84%) DNA
3 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) Change Management
4 6 (31.58%) Service Management
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) CCIE
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (31.58%) TippingPoint
4 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
4 6 (31.58%) Network Architecture

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) AWS CloudTrail
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) Network Security
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (5.26%) SSL
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) REST
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Public Cloud
2 2 (10.53%) CESG
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Business Transformation
1 7 (36.84%) DNA
2 6 (31.58%) Change Management
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Network Architecture
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Data Security
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCIE
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCSP
3 2 (10.53%) CISSP
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) CISA
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (31.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (42.11%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
2 8 (42.11%) Blue Coat
2 8 (42.11%) Juniper
3 7 (36.84%) Bluefish Communications
3 7 (36.84%) Palo Alto
4 6 (31.58%) FireEye
4 6 (31.58%) TippingPoint
5 4 (21.05%) F5
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) Aruba
7 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
7 1 (5.26%) Tufin
7 1 (5.26%) VMware
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