Period
to 23 April 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Security Engineer was £378 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 April 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.

Network Security Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 181 179
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 +24
Contract jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 7 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.16% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 10
Yorkshire median daily rate £378 £380 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.66% +24.59% -11.59%
10th Percentile £313 £314 £280
90th Percentile £431 £399 £450
England median daily rate £450 £435 £413
% change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £45.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,610 4,170 5,480
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.58% 96.89% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,039 2,657 3,638
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £564
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 164 219
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.34 £8.72
90th Percentile £41.50 £26.25 £28.50
England median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.58% - +11.76%

Network Security Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security Engineer in Yorkshire

Network Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security Engineer in Yorkshire

Network Security Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security Engineer in Yorkshire

Network Security Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security Engineer in Yorkshire

Network Security Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
West Yorkshire -21 4 £325 +8.33% 2
South Yorkshire -2 2 £390 -0.06%
North Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Network Security Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, Network 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 Yorkshire region featuring Network Security Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
4 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
6 1 (14.29%) CCNA
6 1 (14.29%) C
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Symantec
6 1 (14.29%) MPLS
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) CCSA
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
6 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell

Network Security Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (14.29%) MPLS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCSA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
2 1 (14.29%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Zscaler