The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Security
Rank 35 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Network Security 9 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.73% 3.09% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.52% 25.00% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
62 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.79% 12.37% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 21 9
Average daily rate £370 £285 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.82% +34.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 8
Average hourly rate £22.81 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.75 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £36.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Network Security across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Network Security
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (35.29%) SSL
4 5 (29.41%) DSL
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Ruby
4 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
4 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (29.41%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (29.41%) CentOS
4 5 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (29.41%) Amazon S3
4 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (29.41%) RSpec
4 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
4 5 (29.41%) Puppet
5 4 (23.53%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (17.65%) CCSE
6 3 (17.65%) CCIE
6 3 (17.65%) CCNP
6 3 (17.65%) Python
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) WAN

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon ELB
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon S3
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (35.29%) SSL
3 5 (29.41%) DSL
4 4 (23.53%) VPN
5 3 (17.65%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) NGN
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (5.88%) IPsec
7 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (5.88%) SAN
7 1 (5.88%) DNS
7 1 (5.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) RSpec
2 2 (11.76%) JUnit
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Security Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) CentOS
2 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Scrum
1 5 (29.41%) DevOps
2 2 (11.76%) Network Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) UML
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) ICONIX
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Ruby
2 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (17.65%) CCSE
3 3 (17.65%) CCIE
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
4 2 (11.76%) CCSP
5 1 (5.88%) CCSA
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
1 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Nokia
3 1 (5.88%) Websense
3 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.88%) IronPort
3 1 (5.88%) Avaya
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
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Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 per day
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