Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Security Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 28 July 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 132 92
Rank change year-on-year +36 -40 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 2 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.21% 0.76% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.84% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £550 £228 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +141.76% - -
North East median daily rate £450 £228 -
% change year-on-year +97.80% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 905 2014 1221
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 94.47% 90.19% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 1326 760
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £325 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -12.46% +14.23%
10th Percentile £243 £220 £220
90th Percentile £530 £500 £538
North East median daily rate £364 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +11.92% -10.34% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 103 96
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +100.00% -11.48%
10th Percentile £10.02 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.40 £35.00 £28.13
North East median hourly rate £21.32 £27.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -21.06% +80.00% +5.26%

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +37 2 £550 +141.76%
Security Engineer
North East

Security Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCIP
1 2 (100.00%) CCDP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) CCSA
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) HP ASE

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITSM
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCDP
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCIP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCSA
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) HP ASE
1 2 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) TippingPoint