The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 375 381 394
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 53 61 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.24% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 1.97% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 8
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£425 £468 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £268 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £597 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 - -
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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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3232 3098 3426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.10% 12.22% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2116 2046 2182
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 89 152
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in London

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the London region.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in London

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Histogram in London

Intrusion Detection
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the London region.

Intrusion Detection Hourly Rate Trend in London

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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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
City of London +29 20 £500 +2.56% 6
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Intrusion Detection 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 Intrusion Detection.

1 65 (80.25%) Firewall
2 41 (50.62%) TCP/IP
3 37 (45.68%) Windows
4 30 (37.04%) Linux
5 27 (33.33%) DNS
5 27 (33.33%) Network Security
6 24 (29.63%) CISSP
7 23 (28.40%) Finance
8 22 (27.16%) HTTP
8 22 (27.16%) HSRP
9 21 (25.93%) Information Security
10 20 (24.69%) UNIX
10 20 (24.69%) VLAN
11 19 (23.46%) Vulnerability Management
12 18 (22.22%) HTTPS
13 17 (20.99%) VPN
13 17 (20.99%) IPsec
13 17 (20.99%) Risk Management
13 17 (20.99%) Network Monitoring
14 16 (19.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 16 (19.75%) OSPF
14 16 (19.75%) BGP
15 15 (18.52%) WAN
16 14 (17.28%) Information Assurance
17 13 (16.05%) Network Design
17 13 (16.05%) Management Information System
17 13 (16.05%) Network+ Certification
18 12 (14.81%) GIAC
18 12 (14.81%) MPLS
18 12 (14.81%) Blue Coat

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Intrusion Detection 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 Intrusion Detection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.70%) Apache
2 2 (2.47%) Node.js
2 2 (2.47%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 9 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
1 2 (2.47%) PaaS
1 2 (2.47%) IaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (80.25%) Firewall
2 41 (50.62%) TCP/IP
3 27 (33.33%) DNS
3 27 (33.33%) Network Security
4 22 (27.16%) HSRP
4 22 (27.16%) HTTP
5 20 (24.69%) VLAN
6 18 (22.22%) HTTPS
7 17 (20.99%) VPN
7 17 (20.99%) IPsec
8 16 (19.75%) OSPF
8 16 (19.75%) BGP
9 15 (18.52%) WAN
10 12 (14.81%) MPLS
11 10 (12.35%) Internet
11 10 (12.35%) DMVPN
12 7 (8.64%) SSL
13 6 (7.41%) LAN
13 6 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (6.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.47%) Redis
1 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.23%) MySQL
2 1 (1.23%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.47%) GCC
1 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.23%) Metasploit
General
1 23 (28.40%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Legal
3 7 (8.64%) Banking
4 6 (7.41%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.47%) Retail
6 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Analyst
2 21 (25.93%) Security Analyst
3 15 (18.52%) Network Support
4 10 (12.35%) Network Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Information Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
6 8 (9.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Security Consultant
7 7 (8.64%) Architect
7 7 (8.64%) Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Security Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) IT Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Systems Designer
10 3 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) IT Security Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Senior Information Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Designer
10 3 (3.70%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) WebSockets
2 1 (1.23%) LAMP
2 1 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Management Information System
2 12 (14.81%) PKI
2 12 (14.81%) Open Source
3 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.47%) GIS
6 2 (2.47%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.47%) Equities
7 1 (1.23%) CESG
7 1 (1.23%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.23%) RMADS
7 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 37 (45.68%) Windows
2 30 (37.04%) Linux
3 20 (24.69%) UNIX
4 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.47%) Debian
5 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.47%) Solaris
6 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) Information Security
2 19 (23.46%) Vulnerability Management
3 17 (20.99%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (20.99%) Risk Management
4 16 (19.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (17.28%) Information Assurance
6 13 (16.05%) Network Design
7 11 (13.58%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (12.35%) Change Management
9 9 (11.11%) ITIL
9 9 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
9 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (11.11%) High Availability
9 9 (11.11%) ISMS
9 9 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
10 7 (8.64%) Data Protection
11 6 (7.41%) Security Testing
11 6 (7.41%) Asset Management
11 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
12 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.88%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) Java
3 3 (3.70%) C
3 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.47%) Python
4 2 (2.47%) Perl
5 1 (1.23%) PHP
5 1 (1.23%) C++
5 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.23%) Golang
5 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (29.63%) CISSP
2 13 (16.05%) Network+ Certification
3 12 (14.81%) GIAC
3 12 (14.81%) GCIA
4 11 (13.58%) CNA
4 11 (13.58%) Novell Certification
5 9 (11.11%) Degree
6 8 (9.88%) CISM
6 8 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
8 6 (7.41%) SC Cleared
8 6 (7.41%) CCIE
8 6 (7.41%) CCNP
9 4 (4.94%) CCSP
9 4 (4.94%) CISA
10 2 (2.47%) CISMP
11 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.23%) CEH
11 1 (1.23%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.41%) PCI DSS
3 5 (6.17%) QA
4 3 (3.70%) SLA
4 3 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.47%) COBIT
6 1 (1.23%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.23%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) Snort
2 4 (4.94%) Nmap
3 2 (2.47%) Xen
4 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.23%) UAG
4 1 (1.23%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Nessus
2 3 (3.70%) Puppet
2 3 (3.70%) Ansible
3 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.47%) Nagios
4 1 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) Blue Coat
2 11 (13.58%) Cisco
3 10 (12.35%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.41%) Sun
5 4 (4.94%) Juniper
5 4 (4.94%) F5
6 3 (3.70%) McAfee
7 2 (2.47%) Sourcefire
7 2 (2.47%) Nokia
7 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.47%) MobileIron
7 2 (2.47%) VMware
8 1 (1.23%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.23%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.23%) Symantec
8 1 (1.23%) Brocade
8 1 (1.23%) Websense
8 1 (1.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.23%) CA
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