The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South East / Middlesex
Rank 21 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.34% - 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £42.46 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-58.19% -0.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 19.53% 8.51% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 13
Median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £160 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £570 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing Network Security as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (45.45%) F5
3 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (36.36%) Software Licensing
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 4 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Presales
6 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Business Development
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) CCNP
6 2 (18.18%) CCNA
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
7 1 (9.09%) SSL
7 1 (9.09%) CCIE

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) LAN Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) WAN Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Account Executive
3 2 (18.18%) Account Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Sales Executive
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Sales Executive
3 2 (18.18%) Sales Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
1 4 (36.36%) Software Licensing
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Business Development
3 2 (18.18%) Presales
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCDP
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
1 4 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
2 5 (45.45%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) CA
3 1 (9.09%) Infoblox