The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 40 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 26 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 5.98% 10.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 23.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Median daily rate £310 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +138.09%
Network Security
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
221 42 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 50.80% 42.00% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 28 20
Median daily rate £320 £347 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.90% +31.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £262 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -23 26 £310 -10.14%
Network Security
Scotland

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (84.62%) Cisco
3 21 (80.77%) HP
4 20 (76.92%) Juniper
4 20 (76.92%) CheckPoint
5 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (73.08%) CCNP
5 19 (73.08%) CCNA
5 19 (73.08%) Network Management
6 18 (69.23%) Internet
7 17 (65.38%) Fortinet
8 16 (61.54%) Load Balancing
8 16 (61.54%) TippingPoint
8 16 (61.54%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (61.54%) F5
8 16 (61.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 16 (61.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 15 (57.69%) Data Privacy
10 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (53.85%) OpenStack
11 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
11 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
12 4 (15.38%) Intel Security
13 3 (11.54%) Cryptography
13 3 (11.54%) SSH
13 3 (11.54%) Network Design
13 3 (11.54%) LAMP
13 3 (11.54%) SUSE
13 3 (11.54%) Debian
13 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 14 (53.85%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) lighttpd
2 3 (11.54%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (69.23%) Internet
3 16 (61.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 16 (61.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (11.54%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
4 3 (11.54%) FTP
4 3 (11.54%) HTTP
4 3 (11.54%) IPv4
4 3 (11.54%) IPv6
4 3 (11.54%) Kerberos
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) LDAP
4 3 (11.54%) OSPF
4 3 (11.54%) SMTP
4 3 (11.54%) SNMP
4 3 (11.54%) SSL
4 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
1 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Perimeter Security Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) CSS
1 3 (11.54%) Django
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
1 3 (11.54%) LAMP
1 3 (11.54%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (11.54%) Laravel
1 3 (11.54%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (11.54%) Regular Expression
1 3 (11.54%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Cryptography
2 3 (11.54%) PKI
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Debian
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
1 3 (11.54%) SUSE
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Network Management
2 16 (61.54%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (61.54%) Load Balancing
3 15 (57.69%) Data Privacy
4 3 (11.54%) Escalation Management
4 3 (11.54%) High Availability
4 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Network Design
4 3 (11.54%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (11.54%) QMS
4 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
1 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
1 3 (11.54%) Perl
1 3 (11.54%) PHP
1 3 (11.54%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) CCNA
1 19 (73.08%) CCNP
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Cacti
1 3 (11.54%) Munin
1 3 (11.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco
2 21 (80.77%) HP
3 20 (76.92%) CheckPoint
3 20 (76.92%) Juniper
4 17 (65.38%) Fortinet
5 16 (61.54%) F5
5 16 (61.54%) TippingPoint
6 4 (15.38%) Intel Security
7 3 (11.54%) Red Hat