The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 5 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Network Security 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 14.71% 1.75% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 20.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £280 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.46 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-1.08% +97.48%
Network Security
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 29.41% 8.77% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £280 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (60.00%) Qualys
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Security
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) IronPort
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 (40.00%) 802.11
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) WAN Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Security
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCDA
1 2 (40.00%) CCDP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Qualys
1 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) IronPort
2 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £280.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago