The first table below looks at the demand for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 35 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Network Security 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.68% 1.15% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 6.67% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate - £402 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+37.20% -14.00%
Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 60 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.53% 17.24% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 27
Average daily rate £280 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 4
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -46.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £15.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
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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
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Vacancies
Rotherham - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 1
Network Security
Yorkshire

Network Security
Top 19 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Network Security 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 Network Security.

1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (60.00%) Replication
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (30.00%) FWSM
3 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Network Security 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 Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
1 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 3 (30.00%) FWSM
2 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
1 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (40.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
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