The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 21 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.34% 4.62% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 27.27% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £357 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
-4.93% -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +56.42%
Network Security
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.16% 16.92% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 9
Average daily rate £500 £475 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +50.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) Forcepoint
2 3 (60.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (60.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) IPv6
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Java

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) MediaWiki
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) OSPF
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
2 1 (20.00%) IPv6
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Database Theory
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) iptables
1 1 (20.00%) Postfix
1 1 (20.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (60.00%) Forcepoint
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat