The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
England / Midlands
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.53% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £563 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
- +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £43.73 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-61.12% +2.89%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.47% 14.50% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 3
Median daily rate £410 £625 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.40% +184.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £367 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £650 £272
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Network Security
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Sourcefire