The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff 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 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 42 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.91% 0.41% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.77% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£431 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Network Security
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.76% 10.29% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 13 18
Average daily rate £375 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £435 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.97 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +8.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) Security Management
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) SCADA
3 4 (50.00%) ISMS
3 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Lync
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Intune
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) NAS
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) SaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) LAN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (37.50%) Lync
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) NAS
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (37.50%) MPLS
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) Security Management
2 5 (62.50%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) ISMS
3 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
6 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Juniper
1 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago