The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 24 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 3 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.45% 6.72% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.62% 28.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £15.75 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+138.09% -38.83%
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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 Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 31.40% 23.88% 35.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 26
Average daily rate £290 £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% -46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £175 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £165.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1078.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Remedy
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) BMC
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 3 (33.33%) NAS
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) IPsec
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
4 2 (22.22%) IPv6
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Apache
5 1 (11.11%) LDAP
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) NAS
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) IPv6
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Hudson
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Samba
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Postfix
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
1 1 (11.11%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Remedy
2 3 (33.33%) BMC
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire