The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby 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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 5.56% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £397 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £20.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+107.40% -32.50%
Network Security
Derbyshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 11.90% 8.96% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 14
Average daily rate £350 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £210 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £342 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £9.94 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Network Security
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) ArcSight
2 6 (85.71%) SIEM
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) IronPort
2 6 (85.71%) Nessus
2 6 (85.71%) Sourcefire
2 6 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 6 (85.71%) Nmap
2 6 (85.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
5 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 1 (14.29%) Clearswift

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (85.71%) SIEM
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Nessus
1 6 (85.71%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (85.71%) Sourcefire
2 6 (85.71%) IronPort
2 6 (85.71%) ArcSight
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Clearswift