The median contractor rate for a Security Specialist was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 30 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.

Security Specialist
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 61 -
Contract jobs requiring a Security Specialist 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - 0.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £454 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £68.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 612 622 683
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.59% 94.96% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 415 446
Median daily rate £405 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +125.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.43 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Security Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Security Specialist in Wiltshire

Security Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Specialist in Wiltshire

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Security Specialist 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 Wiltshire region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment

Security Specialist 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) AppFabric
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Social Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) OSCP
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire