The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 134 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 10 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.31% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 2.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £383 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £451 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +20.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Intrusion Detection
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
421 431 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.00% 13.49% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 221 159
Average daily rate £351 £375 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +14.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £224 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £495 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 17
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.00 £30.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Intrusion Detection
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Intrusion Detection Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Devon - 6 £388 -
Bristol - 3 £363 - 1
Wiltshire -5 1 - - 2
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Coaching
5 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
5 3 (23.08%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) CISSP
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (15.38%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
6 2 (15.38%) Security Management
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) AS400
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Content Management
6 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
6 2 (15.38%) CCTV
6 2 (15.38%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) IPsec
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Perimeter Security Specialist
1 3 (23.08%) Security Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Security Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) IT Security Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Perimeter Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (15.38%) AS400
2 2 (15.38%) CCTV
2 2 (15.38%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Security Operations
5 2 (15.38%) Content Management
5 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Security Management
5 2 (15.38%) SIEM
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Threat Management
5 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) GCIA
4 1 (7.69%) GSEC
4 1 (7.69%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO27002
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) IronPort