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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Intrusion Detection
Rank 381 387 400
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 39 47 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.19% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 1.52% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 4
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£425 £460 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% +30.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £599 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £269
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +39.53%
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
3179 3100 3601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.98% 12.33% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2032 2026 2158
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £232 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 91 177
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 +35 19 £475 -2.56% 4
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 47 (83.93%) Firewall
2 22 (39.29%) TCP/IP
2 22 (39.29%) Network Security
3 18 (32.14%) CISSP
4 17 (30.36%) Finance
4 17 (30.36%) Information Security
5 16 (28.57%) Windows
5 16 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
6 15 (26.79%) UNIX
7 13 (23.21%) DNS
7 13 (23.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 12 (21.43%) Risk Management
9 11 (19.64%) Open Source
10 10 (17.86%) Network Design
10 10 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (17.86%) Network+ Certification
10 10 (17.86%) Linux
10 10 (17.86%) CNA
10 10 (17.86%) Novell Certification
11 9 (16.07%) Internet
11 9 (16.07%) Cisco
11 9 (16.07%) VPN
11 9 (16.07%) GIAC
11 9 (16.07%) GCIA
12 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.29%) WAN
12 8 (14.29%) ITIL
12 8 (14.29%) OSPF
12 8 (14.29%) BGP
12 8 (14.29%) Computer Science

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (3.57%) IIS
1 2 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) IaaS
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
1 2 (3.57%) PaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (83.93%) Firewall
2 22 (39.29%) TCP/IP
2 22 (39.29%) Network Security
3 13 (23.21%) DNS
4 9 (16.07%) Internet
4 9 (16.07%) VPN
5 8 (14.29%) WAN
5 8 (14.29%) OSPF
5 8 (14.29%) BGP
5 8 (14.29%) HSRP
6 7 (12.50%) HTTP
7 6 (10.71%) SSL
7 6 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (8.93%) VLAN
8 5 (8.93%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (8.93%) LAN
9 4 (7.14%) TACACS
9 4 (7.14%) Ethernet
9 4 (7.14%) HTTPS
9 4 (7.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.79%) Redis
2 1 (1.79%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) MySQL
2 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) GCC
2 1 (1.79%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Legal
3 6 (10.71%) Banking
4 4 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Analyst
2 14 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 12 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Security Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Information Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (12.50%) Security Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Consultant
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (7.14%) Architect
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Information Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) IT Security Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Designer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Information Security Analyst
9 3 (5.36%) IT Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Security Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Systems Designer
9 3 (5.36%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) WebSockets
2 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Open Source
2 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.93%) PKI
4 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.57%) GIS
5 2 (3.57%) Equities
5 2 (3.57%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.79%) RMADS
6 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.79%) CESG
6 1 (1.79%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 15 (26.79%) UNIX
3 10 (17.86%) Linux
4 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.57%) Solaris
6 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Information Security
2 16 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 13 (23.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 12 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 10 (17.86%) Network Design
6 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.29%) ITIL
6 8 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (12.50%) Information Assurance
7 7 (12.50%) Data Protection
8 6 (10.71%) Security Testing
9 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
9 5 (8.93%) Scrum
10 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
10 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
11 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
11 3 (5.36%) Security Architecture
11 3 (5.36%) WAN Optimisation
11 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity Planning
11 3 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) C
3 2 (3.57%) Java
3 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.79%) Ruby
4 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.79%) Golang
4 1 (1.79%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) Perl
4 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) CISSP
2 10 (17.86%) Network+ Certification
2 10 (17.86%) CNA
2 10 (17.86%) Novell Certification
3 9 (16.07%) GIAC
3 9 (16.07%) GCIA
4 7 (12.50%) Degree
5 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
6 5 (8.93%) CCIE
6 5 (8.93%) CCNP
6 5 (8.93%) CISM
7 4 (7.14%) CISA
7 4 (7.14%) CCSP
7 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) CEH
8 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.79%) ISEB
8 1 (1.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.93%) QA
2 5 (8.93%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.57%) COBIT
5 1 (1.79%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.79%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.14%) Nmap
2 4 (7.14%) Snort
3 1 (1.79%) Xen
3 1 (1.79%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.79%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Nessus
2 2 (3.57%) Nagios
3 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Cisco
2 6 (10.71%) Sun
3 5 (8.93%) Blue Coat
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.14%) Juniper
5 3 (5.36%) McAfee
6 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.57%) F5
6 2 (3.57%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.79%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.79%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (1.79%) Symantec
7 1 (1.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (1.79%) CA
7 1 (1.79%) Nokia
7 1 (1.79%) Citrix
7 1 (1.79%) VMware
7 1 (1.79%) Websense
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