Period
to 21 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 21 August 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 47 53
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 4 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.58% 1.33% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.42% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Swindon median daily rate £550 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.23% -7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £257 £305 £258
90th Percentile £575 £360 £375
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +69.23% -7.14% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 650 636 636
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.80% 93.81% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 423 458
Swindon median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £298 £288 £263
90th Percentile £578 £575 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £415 £375
% change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 10
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -46.94% +45.62%
10th Percentile £11.54 £12.50 £13.70
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.75 £41.23
Wiltshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +100.00%

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Swindon

Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Engineer in Swindon

Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Engineer in Swindon over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Engineer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, Security Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Swindon region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
1 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) CoreOS
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Go
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) CCTV
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth2

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) OAuth
1 1 (25.00%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) CoreOS
2 2 (50.00%) Debian
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Go
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Google