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 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Rank 79 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing Network Security 10 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.90% 1.21% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.99% 9.83% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Median daily rate £563 £433 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.05% +15.33%
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 £42.46 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-56.42% +11.00%

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
143 173 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.92% 12.27% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 119 107
Median daily rate £410 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% -38.57%
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 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 23 February 2017.

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 23 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) PHP
3 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
4 5 (21.74%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (21.74%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 5 (21.74%) Internet
5 4 (17.39%) LAMP
5 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 4 (17.39%) Intel Security
5 4 (17.39%) Sophos
5 4 (17.39%) SSL
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) Apache
5 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
5 4 (17.39%) MySQL
5 4 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 4 (17.39%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) Windows
5 4 (17.39%) Office 365
5 4 (17.39%) Kafka
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (17.39%) AMQP
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
6 3 (13.04%) Node.js

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 4 (17.39%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) Internet
2 5 (21.74%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (17.39%) AMQP
3 4 (17.39%) SSL
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.70%) HTTP
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.35%) DHCP
6 1 (4.35%) DNS
6 1 (4.35%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) Informix
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Law
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) iGaming
3 1 (4.35%) Online Betting
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
1 7 (30.43%) Security Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Leader
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Security Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Security Technical Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Network Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Kafka
1 4 (17.39%) LAMP
1 4 (17.39%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) Node.js
3 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) PhoneGap
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (21.74%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
2 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.04%) Web Development
3 2 (8.70%) Content Management
3 2 (8.70%) CRM
3 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.70%) Data Security
3 2 (8.70%) Database Security
3 2 (8.70%) ERP
3 2 (8.70%) High Availability
3 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
3 2 (8.70%) Load Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (8.70%) Security Management
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) PHP
2 4 (17.39%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
2 3 (13.04%) QA
3 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (4.35%) GPG13
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.35%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) Intel Security
3 4 (17.39%) Sophos
4 3 (13.04%) Palo Alto
5 2 (8.70%) F5
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
6 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) CyberArk
6 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
6 1 (4.35%) Lotus
6 1 (4.35%) Nokia
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) RightScale