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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 71 90 85
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.55% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.82% 2.82% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £294 £275 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -46.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £34.00 -
% change year-on-year
-51.47% -
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
131 142 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.30% 9.36% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 55 54
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £448 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £52.00 £25.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) FireEye
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) iSeries
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Tandem
3 2 (40.00%) RACF
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) zOS
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WLAN

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) TACACS
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Monitoring Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Monitoring Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iSeries
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Tandem
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) OpenVMS
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Malware Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) RACF
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) FireEye
1 2 (40.00%) Sourcefire