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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South West / Dorset
Rank 23 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.56% 1.06% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
- +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.46 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £42.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-58.19% -0.09%

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
18 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 14.06% 14.89% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 11
Median daily rate £300 £375 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +41.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Median hourly rate £46.50 £42.46 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.51% +76.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wimborne - 2 £363 -
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (25.00%) Samba
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (25.00%) Java

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware