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 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 43 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Network Security 7 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.58% 3.73% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 17.76% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 1
Median daily rate £500 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +26.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £42.46 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-56.42% +11.00%

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
77 107 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.42% 20.98% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 68 36
Median daily rate £425 £395 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +43.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £180 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -45.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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
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 23 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
Sheffield -11 6 £500 +25.00% 2
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 8 (72.73%) WAN
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) VoIP
2 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) IP Telephony
3 6 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (45.45%) Banking
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) F5
5 4 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
6 3 (27.27%) Brocade
6 3 (27.27%) Infoblox
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (18.18%) CCNP
8 1 (9.09%) CCNA
8 1 (9.09%) Citrix
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (9.09%) Java
8 1 (9.09%) .NET
8 1 (9.09%) MySQL
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 1 (9.09%) IIS
8 1 (9.09%) MS Office
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 1 (9.09%) Tomcat

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Liferay
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) IP Telephony
2 7 (63.64%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) FWSM
4 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
4 1 (9.09%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) git-flow
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IP Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Shibboleth
1 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) F5
2 3 (27.27%) Brocade
2 3 (27.27%) Infoblox
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
3 1 (9.09%) WSO2
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