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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 50 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing Network Security 4 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.00% 1.98% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.19% 12.79% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Median daily rate £220 £394 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.12% +43.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £29.61 £34.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.91% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £40.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-59.48% +16.37%
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
77 86 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 19.25% 15.47% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 46 77
Median daily rate £350 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £246 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Median hourly rate £29.61 £34.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.91% +126.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.95 £14.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £45.07 £37.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Essex region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 December 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 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) VoIP
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) SMTP
3 4 (44.44%) FTP
3 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) OSPF
3 4 (44.44%) BGP
3 4 (44.44%) IMAP
3 4 (44.44%) IPsec
3 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (33.33%) SSL
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management

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 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) BGP
3 4 (44.44%) FTP
3 4 (44.44%) IMAP
3 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (44.44%) IPsec
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) OSPF
3 4 (44.44%) SMTP
3 4 (44.44%) VoIP
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 3 (33.33%) SSL
5 2 (22.22%) Extranet
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) React
1 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
3 1 (11.11%) EMV
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
1 2 (22.22%) ERP
1 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
1 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
2 1 (11.11%) UX Design
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Juniper
1 3 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft