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 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
Rank 258 255 231
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -24
Contract jobs citing DMZ 3 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% 0.097% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.51% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Median daily rate £413 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £329 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £550 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £356
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DMZ
England

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
1738 1772 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.33% 19.08% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 957 872 744
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 120 99
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 27 June 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
Surrey -6 1 £400 -
Berkshire -8 1 £440 -20.00%
East Sussex - 1 £413 -
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) B2B
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Data Security
5 3 (30.00%) Internet
5 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) MPLS
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) PABX
6 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN

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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
5 3 (30.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
5 3 (30.00%) Internet
5 3 (30.00%) MPLS
5 3 (30.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (20.00%) PABX
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) AppScan
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Strategy Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (10.00%) Eurex
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) B2B
2 3 (30.00%) Data Security
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) Security Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Korn
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (10.00%) HP Fortify
2 1 (10.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase