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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 29 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Contract jobs citing Network Security 31 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.78% 0.22% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.69% 2.17% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 0 3
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£324 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+65.35% +15.45%
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
101 46 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.59% 10.34% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 13 19
Average daily rate £375 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 20
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.50 £10.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +77.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 11 £350 -
Abingdon - - - - 3
Network Security
South East

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 28 (65.12%) Linux
2 25 (58.14%) Web Services
2 25 (58.14%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (58.14%) DevOps
3 24 (55.81%) Puppet
4 22 (51.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (51.16%) Red Hat
5 19 (44.19%) Oracle
6 18 (41.86%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (34.88%) Cisco
8 13 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (27.91%) JIRA
9 12 (27.91%) Cyber Security
9 12 (27.91%) Confluence
10 11 (25.58%) Migration
11 10 (23.26%) CSS
11 10 (23.26%) Web Design
11 10 (23.26%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (23.26%) Apple
11 10 (23.26%) HTML
11 10 (23.26%) OO
11 10 (23.26%) Spreadsheet
11 10 (23.26%) Raspberry Pi
12 5 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (11.63%) Publishing
12 5 (11.63%) Firewall
13 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
14 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
14 3 (6.98%) VMware

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 12 (27.91%) Confluence
2 3 (6.98%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (58.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (6.98%) VoIP
2 3 (6.98%) DHCP
2 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.98%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) SAN
3 2 (4.65%) OSPF
3 2 (4.65%) BGP
3 2 (4.65%) EIGRP
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) JIRA
General
1 5 (11.63%) Publishing
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Electronics
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Developer
2 10 (23.26%) Web Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Support
5 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Security Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (58.14%) Web Services
2 10 (23.26%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (23.26%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (4.65%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Linux
2 22 (51.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.98%) UNIX
3 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) DevOps
2 12 (27.91%) Cyber Security
3 11 (25.58%) Migration
4 10 (23.26%) Web Design
4 10 (23.26%) OO
4 10 (23.26%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (6.98%) ITIL
6 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.65%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.33%) Computer Security
8 1 (2.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) Perl
1 3 (6.98%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) CCNP
2 3 (6.98%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
2 2 (4.65%) Snort
Systems Management
1 24 (55.81%) Puppet
2 5 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Red Hat
2 19 (44.19%) Oracle
3 15 (34.88%) Cisco
4 10 (23.26%) Apple
5 3 (6.98%) VMware
5 3 (6.98%) Kaspersky
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) NetApp
6 2 (4.65%) SAP
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