The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 80 81 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing Network Security 18 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.22% 0.090% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.68% 0.67% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £24.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+76.91% -29.41%
Network Security
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
186 150 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.60% 13.43% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 110 60
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.57% +180.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 18 (51.43%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) Firewall
3 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (40.00%) CCNP
4 14 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (37.14%) Migration
6 11 (31.43%) CCNA
7 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (28.57%) Finance
7 10 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
7 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 8 (22.86%) Citrix
8 8 (22.86%) Ethernet
8 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
8 8 (22.86%) Banking
8 8 (22.86%) FCoE
8 8 (22.86%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (17.14%) F5
10 6 (17.14%) LAN
10 6 (17.14%) BGP
11 5 (14.29%) EIGRP
11 5 (14.29%) WAN
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 4 (11.43%) Information Assurance
12 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
12 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
12 4 (11.43%) Project Management
12 4 (11.43%) Information Governance

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) CloudStack
2 2 (5.71%) JBoss
2 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) Lync
3 1 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) Firewall
2 14 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (22.86%) Ethernet
3 8 (22.86%) FCoE
3 8 (22.86%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (17.14%) BGP
5 6 (17.14%) LAN
6 5 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 5 (14.29%) WAN
7 3 (8.57%) DMVPN
7 3 (8.57%) DNS
7 3 (8.57%) Internet
7 3 (8.57%) MPLS
7 3 (8.57%) WLAN
8 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
8 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (5.71%) OSPF
9 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
1 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.71%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Network Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Banking Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Check Point Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
1 2 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (5.71%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 10 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) AIX
2 2 (5.71%) HPUX
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) SUSE
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Migration
2 10 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
2 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (11.43%) Information Assurance
3 4 (11.43%) Information Governance
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Dependency Management
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.86%) ERP
6 1 (2.86%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Lisp
2 2 (5.71%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (40.00%) CCNP
3 11 (31.43%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) KVM
2 2 (5.71%) vSphere
2 2 (5.71%) Xen
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Cisco
2 8 (22.86%) Citrix
3 6 (17.14%) F5
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle
6 3 (8.57%) SAP
6 3 (8.57%) VMware
7 2 (5.71%) Akamai
7 2 (5.71%) IBM
7 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.86%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
8 1 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) IronPort
8 1 (2.86%) M86 Security
8 1 (2.86%) RightFax
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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