The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank - 72 -
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.61% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £513 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £451 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.09% +20.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Intrusion Detection
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
133 118 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.44% 8.99% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 48 43
Average daily rate £375 £403 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.83% +23.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £28.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +185.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Edinburgh region.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Intrusion Detection
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Intrusion Detection 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 Intrusion Detection.

1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
1 2 (50.00%) FireEye
2 1 (25.00%) Proventia
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) FWSM
2 1 (25.00%) Trustwave
2 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Intrusion Detection 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 Intrusion Detection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) FWSM
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Proventia
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) FireEye
1 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Trustwave