The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 112 86 93
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +7
Contract jobs citing Network Security 8 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.39% 1.59% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 7.73% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 21
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£362 £381 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £231 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £474 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £394 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.84% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+138.09% -51.53%
Network Security
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
349 401 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.81% 20.53% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 206 170
Average daily rate £375 £345 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £223 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 65
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -4 2 £419 -
Hook -6 2 £347 +29.89%
Basingstoke +3 1 £400 -
Portsmouth -3 1 - - 1
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (36.67%) Firewall
3 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 10 (33.33%) Linux
4 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (23.33%) Cisco
5 6 (20.00%) CCNA
5 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (20.00%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) McAfee
5 6 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 6 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (16.67%) OSPF
6 5 (16.67%) CCNP
6 5 (16.67%) LAN
6 5 (16.67%) WAN
7 4 (13.33%) SSL
7 4 (13.33%) JUnit
7 4 (13.33%) UML
7 4 (13.33%) Python
7 4 (13.33%) EIGRP
7 4 (13.33%) Websense
7 4 (13.33%) Drools
7 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 4 (13.33%) ICONIX
7 4 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (36.67%) Firewall
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (16.67%) OSPF
3 5 (16.67%) LAN
3 5 (16.67%) WAN
4 4 (13.33%) SSL
4 4 (13.33%) EIGRP
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (10.00%) NGN
6 2 (6.67%) Wireless
6 2 (6.67%) DSL
6 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (3.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) RSpec
General
1 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Security Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 5 (16.67%) Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Network Security Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Network Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Network Support
8 2 (6.67%) Security Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Drools
2 1 (3.33%) Ajax
2 1 (3.33%) JSON
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
2 1 (3.33%) Statistics
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 6 (20.00%) Scrum
1 6 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.33%) UML
3 4 (13.33%) ICONIX
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) Concurrent Programming
4 3 (10.00%) SIEM
4 3 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (10.00%) Information Security
4 3 (10.00%) Validation
4 3 (10.00%) Time Management
4 3 (10.00%) Network Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Digital Forensics
5 2 (6.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) CCNA
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (16.67%) CCNP
4 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
1 3 (10.00%) JSP 440
2 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (10.00%) vSphere
1 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.67%) Snort
3 1 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco
2 6 (20.00%) McAfee
3 4 (13.33%) Websense
4 3 (10.00%) LogRhythm
4 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Sophos
5 2 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (3.33%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.33%) Lumension
6 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.33%) Imperva
6 1 (3.33%) Proofpoint
6 1 (3.33%) Splunk
6 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.33%) Remedy
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) Nokia
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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