The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 39 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Network Security 21 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.31% 0.24% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.38% 2.08% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 0 3
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£450 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £348 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.35% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £31.75 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +10.43%
Network Security
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 48 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.67% 11.74% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 19 20
Average daily rate £390 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 17
Average hourly rate £185.00 £14.50 £10.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1175.86% +39.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 7 £500 -
Abingdon - - - - 1
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (57.14%) Web Services
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
1 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 11 (52.38%) Puppet
3 9 (42.86%) Cisco
4 8 (38.10%) Oracle
4 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (33.33%) Confluence
5 7 (33.33%) JIRA
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (28.57%) Apple
6 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) OO
6 6 (28.57%) Migration
6 6 (28.57%) Web Design
6 6 (28.57%) Cyber Security
6 6 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (14.29%) Big Data
7 3 (14.29%) Firewall
8 2 (9.52%) Electronics
8 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
8 2 (9.52%) Finance
8 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
8 2 (9.52%) Publishing

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (9.52%) OSPF
2 2 (9.52%) BGP
2 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Electronics
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.52%) Publishing
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Web Services
2 6 (28.57%) CSS
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
1 12 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 6 (28.57%) OO
2 6 (28.57%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) Web Design
2 6 (28.57%) Cyber Security
2 6 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle
4 6 (28.57%) Apple
5 2 (9.52%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Kaspersky
6 1 (4.76%) VMware
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