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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 43 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.34% 0.93% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 6.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £49.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £40.73 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-59.48% +38.06%
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
24 66 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.03% 15.38% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 41
Median daily rate £525 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £162 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £414 £557
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Fleetwood - 3 £600 -
Network Security
North West

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) VoIP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (77.78%) Wi-Fi
1 7 (77.78%) Network Architecture
2 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 6 (66.67%) CCIE
2 6 (66.67%) CCNP
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 3 (33.33%) Broadband
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Network Design
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) Document Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) VoIP
1 7 (77.78%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (66.67%) Internet
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Broadband
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Network Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Finance Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Change Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Finance Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Network Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Document Management
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CCIE
2 6 (66.67%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco