The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 62 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 6 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% - 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.94% - 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Median daily rate £363 - £381
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £40.73 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-59.48% +38.06%
Network Security
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 113 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.13% 17.10% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 67 65
Median daily rate £438 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £195 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 6
Median hourly rate £15.75 £13.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.56 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £19.95 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 9 (56.25%) Java
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
1 9 (56.25%) PHP
1 9 (56.25%) CRM
1 9 (56.25%) ERP
1 9 (56.25%) Web Development
1 9 (56.25%) Digital Media
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) LAN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) IaaS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) PaaS
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bower
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) gulp
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) Yeoman
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) Ajax
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) DOM
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) Sass
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Digital Media
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) CRM
1 9 (56.25%) ERP
1 9 (56.25%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) BCP
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
1 9 (56.25%) PHP
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCIE
2 1 (6.25%) CISM
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) JNCIE
2 1 (6.25%) JNCIP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Juniper
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) hybris
2 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Xamarin