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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 136 147 145
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.072% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 1.29% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £365 £450 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £34.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
-51.47% -14.46%
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
384 465 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.78% 14.04% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 232 353
Median daily rate £325 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £189 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 41 35
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +84.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.75 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.19 £42.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Bristol -5 2 £365 -36.52%
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection 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 West region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) CISSP
3 14 (82.35%) Forcepoint
4 12 (70.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 11 (64.71%) Cisco ISE
5 11 (64.71%) Information Security
5 11 (64.71%) Windows
5 11 (64.71%) Cisco
5 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (64.71%) PCI DSS
5 11 (64.71%) ArcSight
5 11 (64.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (58.82%) DDoS Mitigation
6 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
6 10 (58.82%) SIEM
6 10 (58.82%) Office 365
6 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (58.82%) Security Architecture
6 10 (58.82%) Content Management
6 10 (58.82%) Linux
6 10 (58.82%) VMware
6 10 (58.82%) Cyber-Ark
7 9 (52.94%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
8 8 (47.06%) Finance
9 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (41.18%) Threat Management
9 7 (41.18%) Compliance Management

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (58.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Firewall
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (23.53%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
1 12 (70.59%) Security Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) IT Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Information Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Security Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Perimeter Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Security Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support
6 1 (5.88%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
3 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Information Security
2 10 (58.82%) Content Management
2 10 (58.82%) DDoS Mitigation
2 10 (58.82%) Security Architecture
2 10 (58.82%) SIEM
3 9 (52.94%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (41.18%) Compliance Management
4 7 (41.18%) Threat Management
4 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.88%) Computer Forensics
8 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.88%) Security Management
8 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) CISSP
2 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) CCNP
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.88%) GCIA
6 1 (5.88%) GSEC
6 1 (5.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (64.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Snort
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Forcepoint
2 11 (64.71%) ArcSight
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) Cyber-Ark
3 10 (58.82%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft