The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 36 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Network Security 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.40% - 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% - 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £357 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
-4.93% -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +56.42%
Network Security
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 31 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.20% 8.78% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 31
Average daily rate £325 £306 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +22.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £163 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.19 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.25% +44.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Network Security
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto