The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 39 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Contract jobs citing Network Security 18 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.54% 1.80% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.75% 6.67% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Median daily rate £350 £425 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +51.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £328 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £475 £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +153.96%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
122 195 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.18% 27.05% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 84 48
Median daily rate £425 £370 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.85 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% -50.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.28 £32.00 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Stevenage +7 8 £235 -24.35%
Welwyn Garden City +1 2 - - 1
Watford - 2 £388 - 2
Network Security
East of England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 14 (56.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (44.00%) Firewall
4 10 (40.00%) Juniper
4 10 (40.00%) LAN
4 10 (40.00%) WAN
5 9 (36.00%) VPN
6 8 (32.00%) ITIL
6 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (28.00%) Digital Media
7 7 (28.00%) Network Design
7 7 (28.00%) Web Development
7 7 (28.00%) CRM
7 7 (28.00%) Java
7 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (28.00%) PHP
7 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (28.00%) ERP
7 7 (28.00%) Broadband
7 7 (28.00%) ISDN
8 6 (24.00%) CCNA
8 6 (24.00%) Wireless
8 6 (24.00%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (24.00%) Network Management
9 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
9 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (16.00%) Retail
11 3 (12.00%) hybris
11 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) LAN
2 10 (40.00%) WAN
3 9 (36.00%) VPN
4 7 (28.00%) Broadband
4 7 (28.00%) ISDN
4 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (24.00%) Wireless
6 2 (8.00%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Xcode
General
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Support
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Hybris Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Juniper Support
5 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Support
5 3 (12.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Security Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (8.00%) J2EE
1 2 (8.00%) Spring
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (4.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) Java EE
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) JSP
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) UIKit
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) e-Health
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) CRM
2 7 (28.00%) ERP
2 7 (28.00%) Network Design
2 7 (28.00%) Web Development
3 6 (24.00%) Network Management
3 6 (24.00%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security
6 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.00%) Change Control
7 1 (4.00%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
1 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (28.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) CCNA
4 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) CCNP
5 3 (12.00%) JNCIA
5 3 (12.00%) JNCIE
5 3 (12.00%) JNCIP
5 3 (12.00%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.00%) CCDA
6 1 (4.00%) CEH
6 1 (4.00%) CISSP
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (4.00%) Endace
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) Juniper
3 3 (12.00%) hybris
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) LogRhythm
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
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