The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 33 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.02% 0.91% 3.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 5.56% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £425 £508
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -16.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £397 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.54% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +107.40%
Network Security
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.80% 16.36% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 11
Median daily rate £325 £325 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 4
Median hourly rate £48.00 £47.83 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% +25.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £47.83 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (25.00%) Acronis
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Network Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Acronis
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) VMware