The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 38 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.29% 1.08% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+65.35% +15.45%
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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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.94% 8.60% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 5
Average daily rate £375 £300 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.18 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.16% +26.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -14.27%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Network Security across the Merseyside region.

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Merseyside region.

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Network Security
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds