The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 64 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.29% 1.00% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 5.41% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £275 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.60% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +122.22%
Network Security
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
132 148 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.02% 18.48% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 53 48
Median daily rate £430 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £277 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) J2SE
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (20.00%) Log4j
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Log4j
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2SE
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle