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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 388 402 372
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 22 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.054% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 4
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£525 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £360 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £480 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £432 £403
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - -
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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
3004 2808 3077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.47% 11.59% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1941 1822 1919
Average daily rate £375 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 87 135
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.25 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +26 8 £520 +43.44% 2
Docklands, London - - - -
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (44.29%) Firewall
2 28 (40.00%) CISSP
3 24 (34.29%) Finance
4 23 (32.86%) Information Security
5 20 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 17 (24.29%) Network Security
7 16 (22.86%) Incident Management
7 16 (22.86%) Windows
7 16 (22.86%) Linux
8 15 (21.43%) Cisco
8 15 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (21.43%) SIEM
9 14 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 13 (18.57%) Internet
10 13 (18.57%) Degree
11 12 (17.14%) LAN
12 11 (15.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
12 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
13 10 (14.29%) ITIL
13 10 (14.29%) UNIX
13 10 (14.29%) GCIH
13 10 (14.29%) CISM
14 9 (12.86%) Change Management
14 9 (12.86%) Security Management
14 9 (12.86%) Banking
14 9 (12.86%) SSL
14 9 (12.86%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (12.86%) Juniper
14 9 (12.86%) Computer Security

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (5.71%) Node.js
2 2 (2.86%) Apache
2 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.57%) SaaS
2 6 (8.57%) PaaS
2 6 (8.57%) IaaS
3 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.43%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 31 (44.29%) Firewall
2 17 (24.29%) Network Security
3 14 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 13 (18.57%) Internet
5 12 (17.14%) LAN
6 9 (12.86%) SSL
7 8 (11.43%) VPN
7 8 (11.43%) WAN
7 8 (11.43%) Wireless
8 7 (10.00%) HTTP
8 7 (10.00%) DNS
9 6 (8.57%) WLAN
9 6 (8.57%) IP Telephony
9 6 (8.57%) VLAN
10 5 (7.14%) OSPF
11 4 (5.71%) BGP
11 4 (5.71%) VoIP
11 4 (5.71%) LDAP
12 3 (4.29%) ATM
12 3 (4.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
1 4 (5.71%) Redis
1 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.43%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.43%) Subversion
2 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.43%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (34.29%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Banking
3 6 (8.57%) Financial Institution
3 6 (8.57%) Legal
3 6 (8.57%) Publishing
3 6 (8.57%) Games
4 5 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.43%) Law
6 1 (1.43%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Analyst
2 24 (34.29%) Security Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Security Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Information Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Security Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Web Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.29%) IT Risk Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) Web Services
2 3 (4.29%) WebSockets
2 3 (4.29%) J2EE
2 3 (4.29%) JSP
2 3 (4.29%) Servlets
3 1 (1.43%) CSS
3 1 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.71%) Online Games
4 4 (5.71%) PKI
4 4 (5.71%) Open Source
4 4 (5.71%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Statistics
5 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.43%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.43%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Windows
1 16 (22.86%) Linux
2 10 (14.29%) UNIX
3 3 (4.29%) Solaris
4 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Information Security
2 16 (22.86%) Incident Management
3 15 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (21.43%) SIEM
4 10 (14.29%) ITIL
5 9 (12.86%) Change Management
5 9 (12.86%) Security Management
5 9 (12.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (12.86%) Computer Security
5 9 (12.86%) Security Architecture
6 8 (11.43%) Information Security Management
7 7 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.57%) ISMS
8 6 (8.57%) Information Assurance
8 6 (8.57%) Data Privacy
9 5 (7.14%) Digital Forensics
9 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (1.43%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) Golang
Qualifications
1 28 (40.00%) CISSP
2 13 (18.57%) Degree
3 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
3 11 (15.71%) Security Cleared
4 10 (14.29%) GCIH
4 10 (14.29%) CISM
5 9 (12.86%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (8.57%) CCNA
6 6 (8.57%) CEH
6 6 (8.57%) EnCE
6 6 (8.57%) GIAC
6 6 (8.57%) GCIA
7 4 (5.71%) CISMP
7 4 (5.71%) CCIE
8 3 (4.29%) CISA
8 3 (4.29%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.86%) CCNP
9 2 (2.86%) GCED
10 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.14%) COBIT
2 5 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.43%) SLA
4 1 (1.43%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Snort
2 4 (5.71%) Xen
3 1 (1.43%) UAG
3 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Puppet
2 4 (5.71%) Ansible
3 3 (4.29%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.43%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Cisco
2 9 (12.86%) Juniper
3 5 (7.14%) MobileIron
4 4 (5.71%) VMware
4 4 (5.71%) F5
4 4 (5.71%) HP
4 4 (5.71%) Nokia
4 4 (5.71%) McAfee
4 4 (5.71%) Sourcefire
4 4 (5.71%) Brocade
5 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.29%) CA
5 3 (4.29%) IBM
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle
5 3 (4.29%) Gemalto
6 2 (2.86%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.43%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.43%) Akamai