The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Derby region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank - 14 36
Contract jobs citing Network Security 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby - 1.52% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.11% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+37.20% -14.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 9 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 15.04% 13.64% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 25
Average daily rate £550 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £151 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £322 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 20
Average hourly rate £9.94 - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
Network Security
Derbyshire

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 19 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) TACACS
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) IronPort
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) ProxySG

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Design Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) IronPort