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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South East / Kent
Rank 42 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% - 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% - 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-58.88% +17.64%

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
38 41 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.87% 11.55% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 32 31
Median daily rate £350 £200 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £186 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £27.38 £11.46 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.91% +9.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 24 February 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Mimecast
4 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Mitel
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint

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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle