The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 62 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Network Security 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.22% 0.19% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 2.38% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £550 - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £394
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -9.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +138.09%
Network Security
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 42 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 17.97% 8.09% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 26 53
Median daily rate £380 £305 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% -16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £173 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.00 £34.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.82% +76.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £34.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £34.50 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (50.00%) Polycom
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) OSCP
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CEH
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (50.00%) OSCP
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Extreme Networks
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (50.00%) Polycom
1 1 (50.00%) Riverbed