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 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 46 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Network Security 1 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% 2.43% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 18.75% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 0
Median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
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
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
58 64 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.34% 12.96% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 47 56
Median daily rate £325 £410 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +30.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Median hourly rate £41.75 £43.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.90% +32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.67 £20.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £190.00
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (57.14%) Endeca
4 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 4 (57.14%) Solaris
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) WSDL
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (14.29%) Windows
7 1 (14.29%) Linux
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) PuTTY
3 1 (14.29%) SSH
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) WSDL
2 1 (14.29%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Endeca
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft