The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 29 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 559 567 549
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Contract jobs citing DMZ 69 67 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 0.91% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 49 33
Median daily rate £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £406
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -
DMZ
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7846 7381 7628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.64% 14.16% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4850 4271 4179
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 478 432
Median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £21.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.04% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.41 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing DMZ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in England

DMZ
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DMZ Daily Rate Trend in England

DMZ
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DMZ across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

DMZ Daily Rate Histogram in England

DMZ
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DMZ Hourly Rate Trend in England

DMZ
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
London -9 43 £475 +5.55% 3
Yorkshire -7 9 £350 - 1
North West +16 7 £388 -16.21% 1
South East +8 5 £413 -13.61% 2
East of England +23 2 £320 -8.57%
South West +3 2 - -
West Midlands -30 1 £488 - 1
DMZ
UK

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DMZ 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 England region with a requirement for DMZ.

1 88 (70.40%) Firewall
2 52 (41.60%) VPN
3 41 (32.80%) Cisco
3 41 (32.80%) Linux
4 34 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (24.00%) Windows
6 29 (23.20%) VMware
6 29 (23.20%) Network Security
6 29 (23.20%) DevOps
7 28 (22.40%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (22.40%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (21.60%) Perl
8 27 (21.60%) Git (software)
8 27 (21.60%) Continuous Delivery
9 26 (20.80%) Microsoft
10 25 (20.00%) Red Hat
10 25 (20.00%) Python
10 25 (20.00%) Docker
11 24 (19.20%) Load Balancing
11 24 (19.20%) F5
11 24 (19.20%) MySQL
11 24 (19.20%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (18.40%) Scrum
12 23 (18.40%) Finance
12 23 (18.40%) Internet
12 23 (18.40%) Virtual Machines
13 22 (17.60%) Bash Shell
13 22 (17.60%) Tomcat
14 21 (16.80%) Apache
14 21 (16.80%) Web Services

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 22 (17.60%) Tomcat
2 21 (16.80%) Apache
3 17 (13.60%) nginx
4 16 (12.80%) IIS
4 16 (12.80%) Mule ESB
5 13 (10.40%) JBoss
6 8 (6.40%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.60%) Confluence
7 7 (5.60%) Jetty
7 7 (5.60%) WildFly
8 6 (4.80%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (3.20%) CMS
9 4 (3.20%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.80%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (11.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.60%) GitHub
4 10 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (8.00%) IaaS
5 8 (6.40%) PaaS
6 7 (5.60%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (3.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 88 (70.40%) Firewall
2 52 (41.60%) VPN
3 29 (23.20%) Network Security
4 23 (18.40%) Internet
5 21 (16.80%) Reverse Proxy
6 20 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (16.00%) LAN
7 19 (15.20%) DNS
7 19 (15.20%) WAN
8 17 (13.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (13.60%) IPsec
9 11 (8.80%) DHCP
9 11 (8.80%) EIGRP
9 11 (8.80%) OSPF
9 11 (8.80%) SAN
10 10 (8.00%) BGP
10 10 (8.00%) SSL
11 9 (7.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (7.20%) VLAN
11 9 (7.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.20%) MySQL
1 24 (19.20%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (15.20%) NoSQL
3 17 (13.60%) SQL Server
4 12 (9.60%) MongoDB
4 12 (9.60%) Redis
5 6 (4.80%) DB2
6 5 (4.00%) MariaDB
7 4 (3.20%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.40%) GIS
9 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (21.60%) Git (software)
2 21 (16.80%) Jenkins
3 19 (15.20%) Mercurial
4 18 (14.40%) Gerrit
5 13 (10.40%) Artifactory
5 13 (10.40%) SonarQube
5 13 (10.40%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (6.40%) JIRA
7 7 (5.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (5.60%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (4.80%) GitLab
9 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.80%) AppScan
10 1 (0.80%) Subversion
10 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (18.40%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.00%) Banking
4 9 (7.20%) Law
5 6 (4.80%) Retail
6 2 (1.60%) Billing
6 2 (1.60%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.80%) French Language
7 1 (0.80%) German Language
7 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Local Government
7 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.80%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (23.20%) Network Engineer
2 14 (11.20%) Consultant
3 13 (10.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (10.40%) Security Engineer
4 11 (8.80%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (7.20%) Architect
5 9 (7.20%) Firewall Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Technical Specialist
7 7 (5.60%) Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) DevOps Consultant
10 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (3.20%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (3.20%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.80%) Web Services
2 20 (16.00%) LAMP
3 17 (13.60%) LAPP Stack
3 17 (13.60%) LEMP Stack
4 16 (12.80%) RabbitMQ
5 12 (9.60%) .NET
5 12 (9.60%) J2EE
6 11 (8.80%) XML
7 9 (7.20%) XSLT
8 6 (4.80%) CSS
8 6 (4.80%) JSON
8 6 (4.80%) SOAP
9 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.00%) HTML
9 5 (4.00%) Middleware
9 5 (4.00%) REST
9 5 (4.00%) RESTful
9 5 (4.00%) WCF
10 4 (3.20%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.20%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.80%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.00%) PKI
3 8 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.80%) DataPower
5 5 (4.00%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.40%) Clustering
8 2 (1.60%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.60%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.60%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.60%) User Experience
8 2 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.80%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.80%) Eurex
9 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.80%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.80%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 41 (32.80%) Linux
2 30 (24.00%) Windows
3 21 (16.80%) Ubuntu
4 20 (16.00%) CentOS
4 20 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (8.80%) Unix
6 8 (6.40%) Solaris
7 6 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.60%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.60%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.80%) Mandriva Linux
11 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.20%) DevOps
3 28 (22.40%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (21.60%) Continuous Delivery
5 24 (19.20%) Load Balancing
6 23 (18.40%) Scrum
7 19 (15.20%) Network Design
8 15 (12.00%) ITIL
9 14 (11.20%) OWASP
10 11 (8.80%) High Availability
11 10 (8.00%) Migration
11 10 (8.00%) Server Building
11 10 (8.00%) TDD
12 9 (7.20%) BDD
12 9 (7.20%) E-Commerce
13 8 (6.40%) SDLC
14 7 (5.60%) Change Control
14 7 (5.60%) Microservices
15 6 (4.80%) Project Management
15 6 (4.80%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.60%) Perl
2 25 (20.00%) Python
3 22 (17.60%) Bash Shell
4 18 (14.40%) PowerShell
5 13 (10.40%) PHP
6 12 (9.60%) Java
7 10 (8.00%) Ruby
8 6 (4.80%) C
9 5 (4.00%) C#
9 5 (4.00%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.00%) SQL
9 5 (4.00%) VBScript
10 4 (3.20%) C++
10 4 (3.20%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.80%) Korn
Qualifications
1 28 (22.40%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (15.20%) CCNP
3 14 (11.20%) Security Cleared
4 9 (7.20%) CCNA
4 9 (7.20%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.00%) CCDP
6 4 (3.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (3.20%) CCIE
6 4 (3.20%) CCSE
6 4 (3.20%) CCSP
7 3 (2.40%) CISSP
8 2 (1.60%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.60%) Degree
8 2 (1.60%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.80%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.80%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.80%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (20.00%) Docker
2 23 (18.40%) Virtual Machines
3 19 (15.20%) Active Directory
4 16 (12.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (9.60%) vCloud
6 7 (5.60%) Xen
7 4 (3.20%) Firmware
7 4 (3.20%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.60%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.60%) KVM
8 2 (1.60%) vSphere
9 1 (0.80%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.80%) NFS
9 1 (0.80%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (16.00%) Ansible
2 18 (14.40%) Kibana
2 18 (14.40%) logstash
2 18 (14.40%) ZABBIX
3 17 (13.60%) HAProxy
4 13 (10.40%) Rundeck
4 13 (10.40%) Salt
5 12 (9.60%) Puppet
6 7 (5.60%) SCCM
7 5 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.40%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (2.40%) OPNET
8 3 (2.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.60%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.60%) CFEngine
9 2 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.60%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.80%) Cisco CME
10 1 (0.80%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 41 (32.80%) Cisco
2 29 (23.20%) VMware
3 26 (20.80%) Microsoft
4 25 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 24 (19.20%) F5
6 19 (15.20%) CheckPoint
7 14 (11.20%) HP
7 14 (11.20%) Splunk
8 13 (10.40%) Black Duck
8 13 (10.40%) IBM
8 13 (10.40%) Sonatype
8 13 (10.40%) Veracode
9 11 (8.80%) Oracle
10 10 (8.00%) Google
11 8 (6.40%) Juniper
12 6 (4.80%) Citrix
12 6 (4.80%) Palo Alto
13 5 (4.00%) TippingPoint
14 4 (3.20%) CA
14 4 (3.20%) Dell
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