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 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing Network Security 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +19.04%
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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
34 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.49% 15.99% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 13
Average daily rate £290 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £347 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 10
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -48.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.88 £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £160.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +7.14%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) HP