The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 38 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Contract jobs citing Network Security 29 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.91% 1.49% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.66% 12.70% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 2
Median daily rate £413 £390 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £255 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £397 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.54% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +107.40%
Network Security
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 126 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.27% 11.71% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 78 69
Median daily rate £408 £413 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +34.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £496 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 16
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.33 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% -13.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -1 7 £425 -2.85% 4
Warrington +13 2 £750 +92.30% 5
Sandbach - 1 £300 -
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 29 (56.86%) Java
1 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
1 29 (56.86%) PHP
1 29 (56.86%) CRM
1 29 (56.86%) ERP
1 29 (56.86%) Web Development
1 29 (56.86%) Digital Media
2 14 (27.45%) Firewall
3 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.49%) E-Commerce
4 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (23.53%) Finance
4 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 11 (21.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (21.57%) SQL
6 10 (19.61%) ETL
6 10 (19.61%) Load Balancing
6 10 (19.61%) DevOps
7 9 (17.65%) Vertica
7 9 (17.65%) SIEM
7 9 (17.65%) Linux
8 8 (15.69%) CISSP
8 8 (15.69%) Risk Management
8 8 (15.69%) CISM
8 8 (15.69%) Big Data
8 8 (15.69%) Vulnerability Management
8 8 (15.69%) QA
8 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
8 8 (15.69%) Vulnerability Scanning

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (3.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Project
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 14 (27.45%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) DHCP
2 3 (5.88%) DNS
2 3 (5.88%) VoIP
2 3 (5.88%) WAN
3 2 (3.92%) BGP
3 2 (3.92%) EIGRP
3 2 (3.92%) IGRP
3 2 (3.92%) OSPF
3 2 (3.92%) PBX
3 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.96%) LAN
4 1 (1.96%) MPLS
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Big Data
3 6 (11.76%) OLAP
3 6 (11.76%) OLAP Cube
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 7 (13.73%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (5.88%) Grunt
3 3 (5.88%) gulp
4 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.92%) Xcode
5 1 (1.96%) JUnit
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.96%) German Language
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Agile Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Head of DevOps
5 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Android Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Architect
5 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 3 (5.88%) DBA
5 3 (5.88%) HTML Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Excel Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) SQL DBA
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.88%) CSS
2 3 (5.88%) CSS3
2 3 (5.88%) HTML
2 3 (5.88%) HTML5
2 3 (5.88%) jQuery
3 2 (3.92%) Android SDK
3 2 (3.92%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.92%) iOS SDK
3 2 (3.92%) JSON
3 2 (3.92%) RESTful
3 2 (3.92%) Web Services
3 2 (3.92%) XML
4 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.96%) Cocoa
4 1 (1.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (56.86%) Digital Media
2 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) IVR
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.96%) Health Informatics
4 1 (1.96%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.92%) CentOS
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) CRM
1 29 (56.86%) ERP
1 29 (56.86%) Web Development
2 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) E-Commerce
3 12 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (21.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (19.61%) DevOps
5 10 (19.61%) ETL
5 10 (19.61%) Load Balancing
6 9 (17.65%) SIEM
7 8 (15.69%) Risk Management
7 8 (15.69%) Threat Management
7 8 (15.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (15.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 6 (11.76%) Analytics
8 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (11.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) Java
1 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
1 29 (56.86%) PHP
2 11 (21.57%) SQL
3 3 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
4 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) CISM
1 8 (15.69%) CISSP
2 2 (3.92%) CCNA
2 2 (3.92%) CCNP
2 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.92%) JNCIA
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Vertica
2 7 (13.73%) Talend
3 6 (11.76%) RightScale
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco
5 3 (5.88%) Juniper
6 2 (3.92%) Adobe
6 2 (3.92%) Nortel
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.92%) Tableau
7 1 (1.96%) Google
7 1 (1.96%) LogRhythm
7 1 (1.96%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.96%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.96%) VMware
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago