The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 41 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Network Security 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.06% 0.90% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.76% 5.36% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £500 £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +1.44%
Network Security
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 56 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.85% 16.87% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 11
Average daily rate £450 £260 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £208 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.66 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.39% -31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Coventry region.

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) SaltStack
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (40.00%) NServiceBus
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) IaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) FxCop
2 2 (40.00%) StyleCop
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (40.00%) NServiceBus
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) FxCop
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (40.00%) StyleCop
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware