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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 380 378 388
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 23 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.075% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.78% 0.64% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 4
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £353 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £500 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £443 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.21% +40.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - £15.00
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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
2931 2671 2899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.22% 11.80% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1912 1798 1777
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 77 136
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +13 8 £485 +33.79% 4
Hammersmith - 1 £616 -
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 31 (57.41%) Firewall
2 19 (35.19%) CISSP
3 17 (31.48%) Finance
4 16 (29.63%) Incident Management
4 16 (29.63%) Network Security
5 15 (27.78%) Cisco
5 15 (27.78%) Linux
6 14 (25.93%) Windows
6 14 (25.93%) Information Security
7 13 (24.07%) ITIL
7 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
7 13 (24.07%) Internet
8 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
8 12 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (20.37%) GCIH
10 10 (18.52%) PKI
10 10 (18.52%) Banking
10 10 (18.52%) Degree
10 10 (18.52%) SIEM
11 9 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
11 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (16.67%) VPN
11 9 (16.67%) DNS
11 9 (16.67%) LAN
12 8 (14.81%) UNIX
12 8 (14.81%) CISM
12 8 (14.81%) Security Architecture
12 8 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 8 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (12.96%) Investment Banking

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) iPlanet
2 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.70%) JBoss
2 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.85%) Node.js
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) SaaS
2 4 (7.41%) PaaS
2 4 (7.41%) IaaS
3 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.85%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 31 (57.41%) Firewall
2 16 (29.63%) Network Security
3 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
3 13 (24.07%) Internet
4 9 (16.67%) VPN
4 9 (16.67%) DNS
4 9 (16.67%) LAN
5 7 (12.96%) VLAN
5 7 (12.96%) Wireless
5 7 (12.96%) WAN
6 6 (11.11%) SSL
7 5 (9.26%) IP Telephony
7 5 (9.26%) WLAN
8 4 (7.41%) HTTP
8 4 (7.41%) LDAP
8 4 (7.41%) OSPF
9 3 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
9 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.70%) MySQL
1 2 (3.70%) Sybase ASA
1 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.85%) Redis
2 1 (1.85%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) Subversion
2 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.85%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 10 (18.52%) Banking
3 7 (12.96%) Investment Banking
4 6 (11.11%) Games
5 2 (3.70%) Legal
5 2 (3.70%) Publishing
5 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.70%) Local Government
6 1 (1.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.85%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Analyst
2 18 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 12 (22.22%) Security Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Information Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Information Security Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) Security Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Incident Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Web Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Information Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) WebSockets
2 3 (5.56%) JSP
2 3 (5.56%) Servlets
2 3 (5.56%) J2EE
3 2 (3.70%) SAML
3 2 (3.70%) Middleware
3 2 (3.70%) OAuth
4 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 10 (18.52%) PKI
3 5 (9.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (7.41%) Online Games
4 4 (7.41%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.56%) Cryptography
5 3 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
6 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 14 (25.93%) Windows
3 8 (14.81%) UNIX
4 5 (9.26%) Solaris
5 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Incident Management
2 14 (25.93%) Information Security
3 13 (24.07%) ITIL
4 10 (18.52%) SIEM
5 9 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 8 (14.81%) Security Architecture
6 8 (14.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (12.96%) Load Balancing
8 6 (11.11%) Change Management
8 6 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
9 5 (9.26%) Information Assurance
9 5 (9.26%) Computer Security
9 5 (9.26%) Project Management
10 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.41%) Security Management
10 4 (7.41%) Network Design
10 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
10 4 (7.41%) Network Management
11 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) Python
2 2 (3.70%) Perl
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) CISSP
2 11 (20.37%) GCIH
3 10 (18.52%) Degree
4 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (14.81%) CISM
6 6 (11.11%) GIAC
6 6 (11.11%) GCIA
6 6 (11.11%) CEH
7 5 (9.26%) CCNA
8 3 (5.56%) JNCIA
8 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 3 (5.56%) CCIE
9 2 (3.70%) Postgraduate
9 2 (3.70%) CISA
9 2 (3.70%) EnCE
9 2 (3.70%) CISMP
9 2 (3.70%) GCED
10 1 (1.85%) ISACA
10 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.96%) PCI DSS
3 5 (9.26%) COBIT
4 4 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (5.56%) BS7799
6 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (1.85%) HIPAA
7 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Snort
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) UAG
3 1 (1.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.70%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.85%) Ansible
3 1 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Cisco
2 7 (12.96%) Juniper
3 6 (11.11%) HP
4 5 (9.26%) CA
5 4 (7.41%) Sourcefire
5 4 (7.41%) F5
5 4 (7.41%) Splunk
5 4 (7.41%) ArcSight
6 3 (5.56%) MobileIron
6 3 (5.56%) Gemalto
6 3 (5.56%) Brocade
6 3 (5.56%) VMware
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle
6 3 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (3.70%) Nokia
7 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.70%) Sybase
7 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.70%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.85%) LogLogic