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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 26 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.38% 0.43% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.33% 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
- -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +37.20%
Network Security
Cheshire

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
30 46 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 14.49% 19.66% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 3
Average daily rate £406 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £320 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Average hourly rate £16.84 £31.56 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.63% -42.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Chester region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) RUP
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Unified Process
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) RightScale
4 3 (33.33%) CentOS
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (33.33%) Vagrant
4 3 (33.33%) Hudson
4 3 (33.33%) Route 53
5 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) PaaS

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) Jetty
1 1 (11.11%) nginx
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 3 (33.33%) Route 53
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
3 2 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Hudson
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Servlets
1 1 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) RUP
2 3 (33.33%) Unified Process
2 3 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) JVM Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) Golang
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 3 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (33.33%) RightScale
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