Period
to 24 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Security Engineer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 24 May 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 84 94
Rank change year-on-year +22 +10 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Security Engineer 17 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.61% 1.06% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.12% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £365 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.14% +41.75% -35.63%
10th Percentile £397 £311 £241
90th Percentile £489 £427 £274
South West median daily rate £475 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +18.75% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 987 1,252 1,270
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.55% 94.56% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 818 882
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £410 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +10.81% -7.50%
10th Percentile £270 £240 £230
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 38 40
Wiltshire median hourly rate £30.50 £38.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.78% +40.00% +62.60%
10th Percentile £15.90 £13.11 £12.50
90th Percentile £46.78 £44.35 £47.53
South West median hourly rate £27.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.95% +1.33% +85.78%

Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Engineer in Wiltshire

Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Engineer in Wiltshire

Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Security Engineer in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Security Engineer in Wiltshire

Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. 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
Swindon +6 5 £450 +33.33% 1
Corsham - 1 £500 -
Security Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Wiltshire region featuring Security Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) VPN
2 8 (47.06%) MPLS
3 7 (41.18%) BGP
3 7 (41.18%) IPv6
3 7 (41.18%) Multicast
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.76%) F5
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Network Security
6 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
6 2 (11.76%) McAfee
6 2 (11.76%) CISSP
6 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Firepower
6 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
7 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
7 1 (5.88%) FireEye
7 1 (5.88%) Terraform
7 1 (5.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (5.88%) Bluefish Communications
7 1 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Zscaler
7 1 (5.88%) Docker

Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) MPLS
1 8 (47.06%) VPN
2 7 (41.18%) BGP
2 7 (41.18%) IPv6
2 7 (41.18%) Multicast
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
5 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
5 1 (5.88%) SMTP
5 1 (5.88%) SSH
5 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
1 1 (5.88%) OAuth
1 1 (5.88%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) CCTV
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
2 1 (5.88%) DNA
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) ITSM
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) OWASP
2 1 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) Security Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.88%) Service Management
2 1 (5.88%) SIEM
2 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) C++
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Python
1 1 (5.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) SC Cleared
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
3 1 (5.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
1 1 (5.88%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
2 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.76%) F5
2 2 (11.76%) McAfee
3 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
3 1 (5.88%) Bluefish Communications
3 1 (5.88%) FireEye
3 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) Zscaler