The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 43 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.68% 0.36% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 2.86% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £313 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +11.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.73 £24.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+82.20% -29.41%
Network Security
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.75% 12.64% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 8
Average daily rate £250 £315 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.57% +25.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £140 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £368 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 16
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.00 £34.00
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 Leicestershire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicester - 2 - -
Network Security
East Midlands

Network Security
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) VMware