The first table below looks at the demand for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Berkshire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 118 116 130
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.079% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 1.08% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
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£499 £460 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +93.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £356 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £260
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +44.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year
+177.41% -
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
642 647 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.52% 26.91% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 221 206
Average daily rate £338 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 32
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
Intrusion Detection
South East

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Berkshire region.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Berkshire region.

Intrusion Detection Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 1 £500 +8.69% 1
Slough - 1 £498 -
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Intrusion Detection
South East

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Intrusion Detection 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 Intrusion Detection.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Database Security
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) PKI
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (50.00%) C
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) E-business
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Intrusion Detection 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 Intrusion Detection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Database Security
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) E-business
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001