The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 52 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 3 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.67% 0.91% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% 4.42% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 9
Median daily rate £350 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.60% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +122.22%
Network Security
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 113 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 9.80% 20.62% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 58 62
Median daily rate £348 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.44% +34.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Colchester -10 2 - - 1
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) NetScreen
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCSP
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) OO

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) NetScreen
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (16.67%) CEH
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) RHCE
3 1 (16.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nessus
1 1 (16.67%) QRadar
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) ArcSight
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec