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 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 50 48 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Network Security 4 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.87% 1.96% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.12% 10.40% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £397 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.54% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +107.40%
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
97 125 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.18% 18.88% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 61 62
Median daily rate £275 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £265 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £513 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 9
Median hourly rate £34.70 £29.75 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.63% +11.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £29.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £49.25 £112.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) ERP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
1 5 (71.43%) Digital Media
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) EMV
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) React
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Digital Media
2 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) EMV
3 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) ERP
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) UX Design
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCIE
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Juniper
1 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco