The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 186 204 203
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.048% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 0.42% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £440 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - £15.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
729 720 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.24% 11.49% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 512 621
Average daily rate £408 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.48% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 39
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.50 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.02% -84.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the City of London region.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the City of London region.

Intrusion Detection Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Intrusion Detection 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 Intrusion Detection.

1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 11 (47.83%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) CISSP
4 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
4 9 (39.13%) Information Security
5 7 (30.43%) Banking
5 7 (30.43%) CISM
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco
5 7 (30.43%) SIEM
6 6 (26.09%) LAN
7 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
7 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (21.74%) VLAN
7 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
7 5 (21.74%) VPN
7 5 (21.74%) MobileIron
8 4 (17.39%) DNS
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 4 (17.39%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
8 4 (17.39%) WAN
8 4 (17.39%) Internet
8 4 (17.39%) OSPF
8 4 (17.39%) Network Security
8 4 (17.39%) CISMP
9 3 (13.04%) Network Design
9 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 3 (13.04%) Content Management
9 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
9 3 (13.04%) Network Management

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Intrusion Detection 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 Intrusion Detection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
3 5 (21.74%) VLAN
4 4 (17.39%) OSPF
4 4 (17.39%) Network Security
4 4 (17.39%) DNS
4 4 (17.39%) WAN
4 4 (17.39%) Internet
5 3 (13.04%) HTTP
5 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
6 2 (8.70%) SSL
6 2 (8.70%) IPv4
6 2 (8.70%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) DMZ
6 2 (8.70%) ATM
6 2 (8.70%) MPLS
6 2 (8.70%) WLAN
6 2 (8.70%) Structured Cabling
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
4 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
5 2 (8.70%) Local Government
6 1 (4.35%) Private Banking
6 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Security Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Security Manager
4 3 (13.04%) IT Risk Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Information Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Information Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Operational Security Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
1 3 (13.04%) JSP
1 3 (13.04%) Servlets
1 3 (13.04%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) PKI
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.70%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Information Security
2 7 (30.43%) SIEM
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) BCP
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Content Management
4 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (13.04%) Network Design
4 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.04%) Network Management
4 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Data Security
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) CISSP
2 7 (30.43%) CISM
3 4 (17.39%) CISMP
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.70%) CCIE
5 2 (8.70%) GCIH
6 1 (4.35%) CEH
6 1 (4.35%) GIAC
6 1 (4.35%) GCIA
6 1 (4.35%) Postgraduate
6 1 (4.35%) CISA
6 1 (4.35%) EnCE
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.04%) BS7799
2 3 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (8.70%) COBIT
3 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.35%) HIPAA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) MobileIron
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Gemalto
3 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 3 (13.04%) CA
4 2 (8.70%) Nokia
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) Brocade
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Juniper
4 2 (8.70%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds