The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 51 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.23% 0.83% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.73 £24.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+82.20% -29.41%
Network Security
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 57 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.05% 15.83% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 9
Average daily rate £325 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +23.07%
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 Nottingham

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 16 (88.89%) ITIL
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 13 (72.22%) WAN
4 11 (61.11%) Firewall
5 10 (55.56%) CCSA
5 10 (55.56%) TACACS
5 10 (55.56%) Blue Coat
5 10 (55.56%) CCSE
5 10 (55.56%) CCNP
5 10 (55.56%) Juniper
5 10 (55.56%) Nokia
5 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
5 10 (55.56%) LAN
5 10 (55.56%) F5
5 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (33.33%) CCNA
7 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 4 (22.22%) ERP
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 3 (16.67%) DevOps
8 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
8 3 (16.67%) Public Cloud
8 3 (16.67%) Converged Networks

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (16.67%) JBoss
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) WAN
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (55.56%) LAN
3 10 (55.56%) TACACS
4 3 (16.67%) BGP
4 3 (16.67%) Converged Networks
4 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) DB2
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Network Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Network Security Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Security Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Applications Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) Web 2.0
3 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) AIX
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (22.22%) ERP
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNP
2 10 (55.56%) CCSA
2 10 (55.56%) CCSE
3 6 (33.33%) CCNA
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) COBIT
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
1 14 (77.78%) Citrix
2 10 (55.56%) Blue Coat
2 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
2 10 (55.56%) F5
2 10 (55.56%) Juniper
2 10 (55.56%) Nokia
3 3 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) VMware