The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Intrusion Detection
Rank 233 237 220
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 37 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 0.77% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 10
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£425 £474 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +26.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £350 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £43.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.04% +32.30%
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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
1817 1815 1613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.34% 19.84% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 859 741
Average daily rate £350 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 97 102
Average hourly rate £27.00 £20.21 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.63% -10.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Intrusion Detection Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +12 27 £425 - 11
Berkshire -3 5 £390 -21.60% 4
Surrey -2 2 - - 4
West Sussex - 2 - - 2
Buckinghamshire -12 1 £450 +28.57% 2
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Intrusion Detection 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 Intrusion Detection.

1 53 (72.60%) Firewall
2 35 (47.95%) Information Security
3 31 (42.47%) Windows
3 31 (42.47%) Linux
4 27 (36.99%) Cisco
4 27 (36.99%) SIEM
5 22 (30.14%) Kalman Filter
6 20 (27.40%) Security Cleared
7 18 (24.66%) CISSP
7 18 (24.66%) VMware
7 18 (24.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (23.29%) Data Centre
8 17 (23.29%) SSL
9 16 (21.92%) VPN
10 15 (20.55%) Penetration Testing
10 15 (20.55%) PKI
10 15 (20.55%) Vulnerability Management
11 14 (19.18%) Perl
12 13 (17.81%) CheckPoint
12 13 (17.81%) Management Information System
12 13 (17.81%) IPsec
12 13 (17.81%) Database Security
13 12 (16.44%) Cyber Security
13 12 (16.44%) Wireless
13 12 (16.44%) Security Management
13 12 (16.44%) McAfee
13 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
14 11 (15.07%) Finance
14 11 (15.07%) Network Architecture
14 11 (15.07%) PCI DSS

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Intrusion Detection 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 Intrusion Detection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.11%) MS Project
2 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 53 (72.60%) Firewall
2 17 (23.29%) SSL
3 16 (21.92%) VPN
4 13 (17.81%) IPsec
5 12 (16.44%) Wireless
5 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
6 10 (13.70%) Network Security
6 10 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (10.96%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (10.96%) HTTP
8 6 (8.22%) SAN
9 5 (6.85%) Internet
10 3 (4.11%) SSH
10 3 (4.11%) TACACS
10 3 (4.11%) DNS
10 3 (4.11%) LAN
10 3 (4.11%) WAN
11 2 (2.74%) SMTP
11 2 (2.74%) LDAP
11 2 (2.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) MySQL
1 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.11%) Data Mining
1 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.74%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Analyst
2 17 (23.29%) Network Engineer
3 14 (19.18%) Security Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Security Analyst
5 11 (15.07%) Security Specialist
6 9 (12.33%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (10.96%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (10.96%) Senior Security Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Architect
9 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Network Support
9 5 (6.85%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Security Architect
9 5 (6.85%) ArcSight Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Security Consultant
10 4 (5.48%) Consultant
11 3 (4.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) XML
1 3 (4.11%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Data Centre
2 15 (20.55%) PKI
3 13 (17.81%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.59%) AS400
4 7 (9.59%) Mainframe
4 7 (9.59%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (8.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.11%) Taxonomies
8 2 (2.74%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.74%) CESG
8 2 (2.74%) NHS
9 1 (1.37%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 31 (42.47%) Windows
1 31 (42.47%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) AIX
3 7 (9.59%) UNIX
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.85%) Solaris
6 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) Information Security
2 27 (36.99%) SIEM
3 22 (30.14%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (20.55%) Vulnerability Management
4 15 (20.55%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (17.81%) Database Security
6 12 (16.44%) Cyber Security
6 12 (16.44%) Security Management
7 11 (15.07%) Network Architecture
8 9 (12.33%) Change Management
9 8 (10.96%) Security Architecture
9 8 (10.96%) Incident Management
9 8 (10.96%) Analytics
10 7 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (9.59%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (9.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (9.59%) Project Management
10 7 (9.59%) Content Management
11 6 (8.22%) Network Design
11 6 (8.22%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) Perl
2 5 (6.85%) Python
3 4 (5.48%) SQL
4 3 (4.11%) PHP
4 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.74%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (27.40%) Security Cleared
2 18 (24.66%) CISSP
3 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
4 9 (12.33%) Degree
5 7 (9.59%) DV Cleared
6 4 (5.48%) GCIA
6 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.11%) GCIH
7 3 (4.11%) CEH
8 2 (2.74%) PMP
8 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.74%) CISA
8 2 (2.74%) CISM
8 2 (2.74%) CCNP
9 1 (1.37%) CCNA
9 1 (1.37%) CCIE
9 1 (1.37%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.22%) SLA
3 5 (6.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.11%) COBIT
4 3 (4.11%) COSO
5 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 18 (24.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Nessus
Vendors
1 27 (36.99%) Cisco
2 18 (24.66%) VMware
3 13 (17.81%) CheckPoint
4 12 (16.44%) McAfee
5 8 (10.96%) IBM
5 8 (10.96%) IronPort
6 7 (9.59%) Imperva
6 7 (9.59%) Nokia
6 7 (9.59%) Remedy
7 6 (8.22%) NetScout
8 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
8 5 (6.85%) ArcSight
9 3 (4.11%) HP
9 3 (4.11%) Tripwire
9 3 (4.11%) Sourcefire
9 3 (4.11%) TippingPoint
10 2 (2.74%) Crossbeam
11 1 (1.37%) F5
11 1 (1.37%) Splunk
11 1 (1.37%) Fortinet