The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 88 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Network Security 24 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.15% 1.33% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.74% 7.03% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 5
Average daily rate £413 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £480 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.15% -39.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+37.20% -14.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
418 327 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.99% 18.97% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 178 157
Average daily rate £363 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.07% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 57 70
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £15.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
Network Security
South East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 4 £475 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £400 -
Hook -2 1 £310 -29.54% 1
Farnborough -4 1 £363 -
Fareham - 1 - -
Southampton - - - - 2
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 21 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 18 (32.14%) Cisco
3 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
4 13 (23.21%) Firewall
4 13 (23.21%) SC Cleared
5 12 (21.43%) C++
5 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 11 (19.64%) XML
6 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
6 11 (19.64%) Replication
7 10 (17.86%) Windows
8 9 (16.07%) Python
8 9 (16.07%) CCNP
8 9 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (14.29%) DV Cleared
9 8 (14.29%) DNS
9 8 (14.29%) Linux
9 8 (14.29%) Scrum
10 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 7 (12.50%) Java
10 7 (12.50%) SQL
10 7 (12.50%) .NET
10 7 (12.50%) WAN
10 7 (12.50%) NGN
11 6 (10.71%) Multithreading
11 6 (10.71%) Network Management
11 6 (10.71%) UNIX
11 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
11 6 (10.71%) HTML

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (3.57%) IIS
1 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.36%) MS Project
3 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) Firewall
2 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
3 9 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (14.29%) DNS
5 7 (12.50%) WAN
5 7 (12.50%) NGN
6 6 (10.71%) CTI
6 6 (10.71%) Internet
7 5 (8.93%) LAN
7 5 (8.93%) VPN
8 3 (5.36%) MPLS
8 3 (5.36%) OSPF
8 3 (5.36%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (3.57%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (3.57%) VoIP
9 2 (3.57%) SMTP
9 2 (3.57%) SSL
9 2 (3.57%) HTTP
9 2 (3.57%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.14%) DB2
3 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.93%) Moq
2 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.57%) JUnit
4 1 (1.79%) MSI
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Military
3 3 (5.36%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) Architect
3 6 (10.71%) Security Architect
3 6 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Software Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Network Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) .NET Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Network Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Network Support
5 4 (7.14%) Network Security Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Support Manager
5 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Applications Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) XML
2 7 (12.50%) .NET
3 6 (10.71%) HTML
3 6 (10.71%) COM
3 6 (10.71%) SOAP
4 5 (8.93%) LINQ
5 3 (5.36%) Drools
5 3 (5.36%) JSON
6 2 (3.57%) Classic ASP
6 2 (3.57%) XSLT
6 2 (3.57%) Middleware
7 1 (1.79%) WinForms
7 1 (1.79%) STL
7 1 (1.79%) JSP
7 1 (1.79%) ATL
7 1 (1.79%) MFC
7 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Replication
2 2 (3.57%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Linux
3 6 (10.71%) UNIX
4 4 (7.14%) VMS
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.29%) Scrum
2 6 (10.71%) Multithreading
2 6 (10.71%) Network Management
2 6 (10.71%) UML
3 5 (8.93%) Validation
3 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
3 5 (8.93%) Time Management
4 4 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 4 (7.14%) SIEM
4 4 (7.14%) SABSA
4 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.14%) ITIL
4 4 (7.14%) OO
4 4 (7.14%) E-business
4 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 4 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (5.36%) Service Management
5 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) C++
2 9 (16.07%) Python
3 7 (12.50%) Java
3 7 (12.50%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) C#
5 4 (7.14%) Golang
6 3 (5.36%) C
7 1 (1.79%) VBScript
7 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (23.21%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.07%) CCNP
3 9 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 5 (8.93%) CCNA
6 3 (5.36%) CISM
6 3 (5.36%) CISSP
7 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.57%) MCSE
8 1 (1.79%) CCIE
8 1 (1.79%) CCDP
8 1 (1.79%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
1 5 (8.93%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.36%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.79%) GPG13
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) vSphere
2 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.79%) Snort
2 1 (1.79%) Squid
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Cisco
2 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) Juniper
3 4 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) Citrix
4 3 (5.36%) Google
5 2 (3.57%) IronPort
5 2 (3.57%) IBM
5 2 (3.57%) McAfee
6 1 (1.79%) Websense
6 1 (1.79%) Primavera
6 1 (1.79%) ESRI
6 1 (1.79%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum + NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Rate: £225 - £235 per day
Posted: 6 days ago