The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 89 71 83
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Contract jobs citing Network Security 16 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.97% 1.68% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.34% 16.27% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 7
Median daily rate £350 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-34.52% +121.05%
Network Security
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
218 166 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.20% 10.30% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 82 99
Median daily rate £338 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 24
Median hourly rate £15.75 £16.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £5.00 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leicestershire - 5 £350 -
Northamptonshire -9 4 £338 -3.57% 1
Nottinghamshire -19 4 £388 -3.12%
Derbyshire -5 1 £400 +45.45% 2
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 28 (65.12%) CRM
1 28 (65.12%) ERP
2 26 (60.47%) Java
2 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
2 26 (60.47%) PHP
2 26 (60.47%) Web Development
2 26 (60.47%) Digital Media
3 14 (32.56%) HTML
4 12 (27.91%) Windows
5 10 (23.26%) CSS
5 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
5 10 (23.26%) HTML5
6 9 (20.93%) .NET
6 9 (20.93%) Firewall
7 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (16.28%) C#
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
8 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.95%) Cisco
8 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
9 5 (11.63%) Wireless
9 5 (11.63%) Linux
9 5 (11.63%) MySQL
9 5 (11.63%) SIEM
9 5 (11.63%) CSS3
9 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
10 4 (9.30%) Security Architecture
10 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
10 4 (9.30%) RESTful
10 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (6.98%) CMS
1 3 (6.98%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.33%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) Wireless
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (9.30%) SSL
4 3 (6.98%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) LAN
5 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.65%) WAN
5 2 (4.65%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.33%) DHCP
6 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
6 1 (2.33%) Intranet
6 1 (2.33%) MPLS
6 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.33%) NX-OS
6 1 (2.33%) OSPF
6 1 (2.33%) VoIP
6 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) CouchDB
3 2 (4.65%) MariaDB
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) GIS
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.65%) gulp
2 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
2 2 (4.65%) Xcode
3 1 (2.33%) PhpStorm
3 1 (2.33%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Architect
2 6 (13.95%) Consultant
3 5 (11.63%) PHP Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Security Architect
5 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.98%) iOS Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.65%) AWS Architect
6 2 (4.65%) CISSP Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.65%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) CSS
2 10 (23.26%) HTML5
3 9 (20.93%) .NET
4 5 (11.63%) CSS3
5 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
5 4 (9.30%) jQuery
5 4 (9.30%) RESTful
6 3 (6.98%) Ajax
6 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.98%) Node.js
6 3 (6.98%) Sass
6 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.65%) Aurelia
7 2 (4.65%) Cocoa
7 2 (4.65%) JSON
7 2 (4.65%) Web Services
7 2 (4.65%) Zend Framework
8 1 (2.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 26 (60.47%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.98%) PKI
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.33%) CESG
4 1 (2.33%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Android
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Phone
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) CentOS
4 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) CRM
1 28 (65.12%) ERP
2 26 (60.47%) Web Development
3 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.63%) SIEM
5 4 (9.30%) Coaching
5 4 (9.30%) iOS Development
5 4 (9.30%) Mobile Development
5 4 (9.30%) Security Architecture
6 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
6 3 (6.98%) ITIL
6 3 (6.98%) Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (6.98%) MVC
6 3 (6.98%) OO
6 3 (6.98%) OWASP
7 2 (4.65%) Android Development
7 2 (4.65%) OO PHP
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) Java
1 26 (60.47%) JavaScript
1 26 (60.47%) PHP
2 7 (16.28%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) Objective-C
4 2 (4.65%) Apple Swift
4 2 (4.65%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) PHP 5
5 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) CISSP
2 3 (6.98%) CCNP
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) CISMP
3 2 (4.65%) ISSAP
4 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.33%) CCDP
4 1 (2.33%) CCSE
4 1 (2.33%) CISM
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.65%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.33%) pfSense
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
1 2 (4.65%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) EnCase
2 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.33%) FTK
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.33%) Nessus
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) QRadar
2 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco
2 3 (6.98%) Citrix
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Palo Alto
3 2 (4.65%) Intel Security
3 2 (4.65%) Juniper
3 2 (4.65%) Symantec
3 2 (4.65%) Zend
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) Endeca
4 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.33%) Google
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) OpenText
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Qualys
4 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
4 1 (2.33%) Sophos
4 1 (2.33%) VMware