The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 34 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.92% - 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.92% - 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £400 - £158
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+36.04% -14.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 27 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 23.39% 11.20% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 9 16
Average daily rate £338 £263 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £210 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £29.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.54% -19.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Network Security
Hampshire

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Security across the Basingstoke region.

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Network Security
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCDP
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft