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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 149 172 190
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +18
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 4 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 2.31% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 12
Average daily rate £525 £500 £506
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £451 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.86% +20.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Intrusion Detection
London

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
335 694 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.65% 13.50% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 502 451
Average daily rate £413 £388 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 24
Average hourly rate £24.00 £18.70 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.25 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £31.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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
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 12 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 3 (33.33%) CCDP
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) CISM
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (22.22%) ArcSight
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Intel Security
5 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 2 (22.22%) FireEye
6 1 (11.11%) Reinsurance

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (11.11%) FCoE
3 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
3 1 (11.11%) IPv4
3 1 (11.11%) IPv6
3 1 (11.11%) ISDN
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) MRTG
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) NX-OS
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Security Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Compliance Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Security Compliance Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (11.11%) E-Discovery
5 1 (11.11%) Network Design
5 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) CISSP
3 3 (33.33%) CCDP
3 3 (33.33%) CISM
4 1 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) CCSA
4 1 (11.11%) CCSE
4 1 (11.11%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (11.11%) EnCase
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (22.22%) ArcSight
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) FireEye
2 2 (22.22%) Intel Security
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Riverbed