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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intrusion Detection
England / South West
Rank 131 137 140
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 9 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.28% 2.11% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Median daily rate £333 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £350 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £425 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 - -

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
395 426 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.79% 14.19% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 280 190
Median daily rate £365 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -5.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £438 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 24 29
Median hourly rate £43.50 £25.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.00% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £16.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.90 £44.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire - 5 £333 -
Bristol +5 3 - - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Intrusion Detection
England

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Sourcefire
3 6 (60.00%) Snort
3 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (60.00%) Defect Management
3 6 (60.00%) Threat Modelling
4 5 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 5 (50.00%) WCF
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 5 (50.00%) AppFabric
4 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) IIS
4 5 (50.00%) ETL
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) ISEB
5 4 (40.00%) CISM
5 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (40.00%) Information Security
5 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 4 (40.00%) CHECK Team Member
5 4 (40.00%) CREST Certified

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 5 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (30.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Security Tester
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Perimeter Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) AppFabric
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Defect Management
1 6 (60.00%) Threat Modelling
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) ETL
2 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) DevOps
4 3 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 4 (40.00%) CISM
2 4 (40.00%) CREST Certified
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Snort
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Sourcefire
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft