The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank - 22 36
Contract jobs citing Network Security 0 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 7.36% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 27.42% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 1
Average daily rate - £401 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.46 £24.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+76.91% -29.41%
Network Security
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 62 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 12.90% 26.84% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 43 19
Average daily rate £275 £401 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £370 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 2 (100.00%) Imperva
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Check Point Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (100.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Imperva
1 2 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) HP