The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 46 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing Network Security 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.84% 0.73% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.26% 4.05% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £441 £424 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.19% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £43.73 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.24% +130.15%
Network Security
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
94 74 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.62% 18.00% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 40 17
Median daily rate £500 £225 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £108 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £435 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Median hourly rate £33.00 £12.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -9.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £7.19 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £150.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Sheffield -13 4 £441 +4.19% 3
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 23 (82.14%) Cisco
1 23 (82.14%) F5
2 22 (78.57%) CheckPoint
3 16 (57.14%) Firewall
3 16 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (35.71%) CCNP
4 10 (35.71%) CCSA
5 9 (32.14%) Check Point Certification
6 7 (25.00%) CCSE
6 7 (25.00%) CCNA
7 6 (21.43%) HTTP
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
7 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat
8 5 (17.86%) Unix
8 5 (17.86%) CCDA
8 5 (17.86%) CCDP
9 4 (14.29%) Internet
9 4 (14.29%) Windows
9 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
9 4 (14.29%) Information Management
9 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (14.29%) GSEC
9 4 (14.29%) GCIH
9 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
9 4 (14.29%) Cramer
9 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (14.29%) Security Testing

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
1 16 (57.14%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) HTTP
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) DMZ
4 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (7.14%) HTTPS
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) SSL
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) FTP
5 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
1 1 (3.57%) Informix
1 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (3.57%) Games
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 15 (53.57%) Security Engineer
3 13 (46.43%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Security Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Penetration Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Principal Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Software Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Dropwizard
1 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (3.57%) REST
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Unix
3 4 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 4 (14.29%) Information Management
2 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
2 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (10.71%) Network Design
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) High Availability
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security
4 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Security Operations
4 1 (3.57%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
1 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) CCNP
1 10 (35.71%) CCSA
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (32.14%) Check Point Certification
3 7 (25.00%) CCNA
3 7 (25.00%) CCSE
4 5 (17.86%) CCDA
4 5 (17.86%) CCDP
5 4 (14.29%) GCIH
5 4 (14.29%) GSEC
6 1 (3.57%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) CREST Certified
6 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Cisco
1 23 (82.14%) F5
2 22 (78.57%) CheckPoint
3 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat
4 4 (14.29%) Cramer
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat