The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 65 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 0.35% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.43% 1.79% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £380 £413 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £445
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
- +33.72%
Intrusion Detection
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
206 168 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.12% 19.49% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 53 86
Median daily rate £400 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.61 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.95% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £41.29 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the Reading region.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection 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 Reading region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 12 (60.00%) Internet
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) CISSP
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) ISA Server
3 9 (45.00%) Security Management
3 9 (45.00%) Wireless
3 9 (45.00%) PKI
3 9 (45.00%) WSUS
3 9 (45.00%) Wireless Security
3 9 (45.00%) Network Architecture
3 9 (45.00%) UAG
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (40.00%) Identity Management
5 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (35.00%) CEH
5 7 (35.00%) GCIA
5 7 (35.00%) GCIH
5 7 (35.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
6 5 (25.00%) F5
6 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (25.00%) RSA Security Analytics
6 5 (25.00%) NetWitness
6 5 (25.00%) SIEM
6 5 (25.00%) Analytics
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) Qualys

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
1 12 (60.00%) Internet
2 9 (45.00%) Wireless
2 9 (45.00%) Wireless Security
3 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (5.00%) Intranet
5 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.00%) MPLS
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) SOC Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) DBA
4 2 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Security Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Security Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) PKI
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (20.00%) iPad
3 4 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (15.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
4 3 (15.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Network Architecture
1 9 (45.00%) Security Management
2 8 (40.00%) Identity Management
3 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (25.00%) Analytics
4 5 (25.00%) SIEM
5 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 4 (20.00%) Security Operations
6 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (15.00%) High Availability
6 3 (15.00%) Low Latency
6 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Service Design
6 3 (15.00%) SOA
7 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.00%) Information Security
8 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) CISSP
2 7 (35.00%) CEH
2 7 (35.00%) GCIA
2 7 (35.00%) GCIH
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 3 (15.00%) MCSE
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
1 7 (35.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) ISA Server
1 9 (45.00%) UAG
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) WSUS
2 5 (25.00%) RSA Security Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (15.00%) Nagios
3 3 (15.00%) RSA Archer
4 1 (5.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) F5
2 5 (25.00%) NetWitness
3 4 (20.00%) Qualys
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Dell
4 3 (15.00%) EMC
4 3 (15.00%) NetApp
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) Splunk
5 2 (10.00%) FireEye
6 1 (5.00%) CommVault
6 1 (5.00%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
6 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
6 1 (5.00%) VMware