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 19 August 2014 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 34 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 4 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.29% 3.12% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.27% 17.72% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
Average daily rate
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£270 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £32.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-37.69% +0.77%
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
55 79 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 17.74% 17.59% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 46 7
Average daily rate £425 £283 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.44% -29.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.00% -

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 19 August 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) NetScout
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) AlgoSec
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) EDI
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Broadband

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Broadband
3 1 (20.00%) ISDN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
1 1 (20.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) NetScout
2 2 (40.00%) AlgoSec
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) SAP