The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 46 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Network Security 7 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.48% 1.32% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.75% 10.34% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £304 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +153.96%
Network Security
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 58 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.91% 12.80% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 42 50
Median daily rate £330 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £15.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.70 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Cheltenham +5 6 £300 -31.03%
Network Security
South West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Endeca
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (36.36%) Data Guard
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (18.18%) VHDL
5 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (18.18%) WSDL
5 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Physics
5 2 (18.18%) SIEM
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) C++

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (9.09%) BGP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) PuTTY
3 1 (9.09%) SSH
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) FPGA Developer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) WSDL
2 1 (9.09%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Physics
2 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (18.18%) VHDL
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Solaris
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
2 2 (18.18%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (18.18%) Firmware
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Data Guard
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Endeca
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft