The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - 20 19
Contract jobs citing Network Security 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.90% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.76% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £376 -
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 £16.75 £42.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-60.55% -0.09%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 9.18% 16.19% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 8
Median daily rate £400 £355 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Median hourly rate £11.00 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 4 (80.00%) QA
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) RightScale
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Competitor Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Competitor Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) RightScale
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat