The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 44 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 6 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.67% - 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% - 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 7
Median daily rate £338 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £40.73 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-59.48% +16.37%
Network Security
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.48% 13.64% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 22
Median daily rate £338 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £130 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.18% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.70 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £27.50 £19.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Brocade
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper
2 5 (55.56%) Palo Alto
3 3 (33.33%) Web Filtering
3 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) HIPAA
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
4 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Laravel
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) Magento
5 1 (11.11%) Junos
5 1 (11.11%) Yii
5 1 (11.11%) Node.js

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) IPv4
3 1 (11.11%) Junos
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Brocade Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Magento Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) Java EE
1 1 (11.11%) Laravel
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) Symfony
1 1 (11.11%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) CCTV
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (33.33%) Web Filtering
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
1 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
1 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) HIPAA
1 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Brocade
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Juniper
1 5 (55.56%) Palo Alto
2 2 (22.22%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Zend