The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 57 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.01% 0.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £397 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+107.40% -10.00%
Network Security
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
70 67 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.14% 16.38% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 3
Average daily rate £400 £279 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.62% +85.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +60.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £17.39 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £22.50 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancaster - 1 - -
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) CESG
1 5 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) RMADS
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) CESG
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (20.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
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