The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 45 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.34% 0.80% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.80% 4.00% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £290 £525 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.76% +98.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +138.09%
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 Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 50 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.67% 19.92% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 30 28
Median daily rate £328 £466 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.64% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £182 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+201.88% -22.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 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 Kent region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (40.00%) Magento
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) HP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Magento Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Aerohive Networks
1 1 (20.00%) Aruba
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) Meraki