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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 162 171 192
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 4 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 2.80% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 14
Median daily rate £402 £438 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.22% -10.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £458 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.91% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £34.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
-51.47% -14.46%
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
532 607 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.49% 12.95% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 458 527
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 27
Median hourly rate £17.25 £14.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.94% -24.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.47 £19.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection 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 City of London region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) ISDN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) PSTN
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Network Security
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (50.00%) ISDN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) ICMP
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) PSTN
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) X.25
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Network Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Security Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (16.67%) Equities
3 1 (16.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (33.33%) Network Management
3 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) GIAC
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) CCSA
4 1 (16.67%) CCSE
4 1 (16.67%) CNA
4 1 (16.67%) GCIA
4 1 (16.67%) GCIH
4 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Novell Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Snort
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) EnCase
1 1 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Infoblox
3 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (16.67%) Sun