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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South East / Kent
Rank 36 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.80% 1.42% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 12.00% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £325 £240 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £42.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-60.55% -0.09%

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
36 25 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.34% 11.79% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 23
Median daily rate £350 £285 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £240 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +266.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 January 2017, 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 8 (66.67%) Cisco
1 8 (66.67%) LAN
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Wireless
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) SCOM
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (16.67%) PaaS
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) IaaS
5 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Media

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Firewall
1 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (58.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Mitel
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle