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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 75 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 11 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.97% 1.29% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.55% 10.10% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 6
Median daily rate £513 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £40.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-59.48% +16.37%
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
168 208 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.81% 12.82% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 141 146
Median daily rate £425 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £239 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.35 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% -16.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 25 (60.98%) Firewall
2 19 (46.34%) Cisco
2 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
3 14 (34.15%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (34.15%) Reverse Proxy
3 14 (34.15%) Vulnerability Management
4 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
5 12 (29.27%) Citrix
5 12 (29.27%) Intel Security
6 11 (26.83%) PHP
7 10 (24.39%) Java
7 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
7 10 (24.39%) Information Assurance
8 9 (21.95%) Web Development
9 8 (19.51%) CRM
9 8 (19.51%) ERP
9 8 (19.51%) Digital Media
10 6 (14.63%) Internet
11 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (12.20%) CCNP
11 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
11 5 (12.20%) Linux
11 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (9.76%) Palo Alto
12 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
12 4 (9.76%) CCNA
12 4 (9.76%) LAN
12 4 (9.76%) WAN
12 4 (9.76%) DHCP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (7.32%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (60.98%) Firewall
2 14 (34.15%) Reverse Proxy
3 6 (14.63%) Internet
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (9.76%) DHCP
5 4 (9.76%) DNS
5 4 (9.76%) LAN
5 4 (9.76%) MPLS
5 4 (9.76%) WAN
6 3 (7.32%) AMQP
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (7.32%) VPN
6 3 (7.32%) Wireless
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (4.88%) DSL
7 2 (4.88%) HTTP
7 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.88%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (4.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) Informix
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) iGaming
3 1 (2.44%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Technical Leader
2 10 (24.39%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Network Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Security Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Security Technical Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Lead Security Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Kafka
1 3 (7.32%) LAMP
1 3 (7.32%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) CSS3
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) HTML5
2 2 (4.88%) Node.js
2 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (2.44%) PhoneGap
3 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Digital Media
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Licensing
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) RIA
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) CentOS
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Enterprise Architecture
1 14 (34.15%) Vulnerability Management
2 10 (24.39%) Information Assurance
3 9 (21.95%) Web Development
4 8 (19.51%) CRM
4 8 (19.51%) ERP
5 4 (9.76%) Data Security
5 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.32%) Database Security
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps
7 2 (4.88%) High Availability
7 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.88%) Load Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) SIEM
7 2 (4.88%) Software Licensing
7 2 (4.88%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) PHP
2 10 (24.39%) Java
2 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) CCNP
1 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.76%) CCNA
2 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) CCIE
3 3 (7.32%) CISSP
4 2 (4.88%) CCDA
5 1 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.44%) GPG13
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.44%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
1 2 (4.88%) vMotion
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 12 (29.27%) Citrix
2 12 (29.27%) Intel Security
3 4 (9.76%) Palo Alto
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat
5 2 (4.88%) Dell
5 2 (4.88%) F5
5 2 (4.88%) Fortinet
5 2 (4.88%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) NETGEAR
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.88%) RightScale
5 2 (4.88%) ScanSafe
5 2 (4.88%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.44%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.44%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (2.44%) Qualys