The table below looks at the statistics for DMZ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
England / South East
Rank 229 244 244
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing DMZ 5 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.068% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.72% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
Median daily rate £462 £475 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £240 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £477 £343 £411
% change year-on-year
+39.12% -16.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.23%

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1550 1673 1848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.18% 19.96% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 906 888
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 98 110
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.62 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

DMZ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DMZ Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DMZ
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DMZ across the South East region.

DMZ Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DMZ
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DMZ across the South East region.

DMZ Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DMZ
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +5 2 £462 -14.13%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DMZ 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 South East region with a requirement for DMZ.

1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) TOGAF
2 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) Unix
4 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) WLAN
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
4 6 (46.15%) J2EE
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 6 (46.15%) Apache
4 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) NAS
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 5 (38.46%) Altiris
5 5 (38.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (38.46%) MPLS
5 5 (38.46%) VoIP
5 5 (38.46%) ADSL
5 5 (38.46%) Network Design
5 5 (38.46%) Clustering
5 5 (38.46%) Migration
6 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (30.77%) Presales
7 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
7 3 (23.08%) F5

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (46.15%) Apache
1 6 (46.15%) Tomcat
1 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) SAN
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) NAS
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) WLAN
4 5 (38.46%) ADSL
4 5 (38.46%) MPLS
4 5 (38.46%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) SMTP
7 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
8 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) GIS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Network Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Voice Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Clustering
3 3 (23.08%) PKI
4 2 (15.38%) CESG
5 1 (7.69%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) TOGAF
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Network Design
4 4 (30.77%) Presales
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Boundary Protection
6 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
7 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
7 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) ERP
7 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (7.69%) Remediation Plan
7 1 (7.69%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Altiris
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (7.69%) ForgeRock
4 1 (7.69%) Hyperion
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds