The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.52% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +11.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.73 £24.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+82.20% -29.41%
Network Security
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 11.86% 11.21% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 12
Average daily rate £325 £215 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.16% -40.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £115 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £40.25 £27.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.07% +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Network Security
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) Military
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
1 3 (75.00%) 4G
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (75.00%) 4G
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Communications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Radio Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) F5
1 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto