The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 42 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Network Security 3 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.88% 1.09% 3.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 5.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £411 £425 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.23% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £269 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £425 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-58.88% -14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 80 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.80% 21.80% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 59 31
Median daily rate £310 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.48% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £374 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-41.89% +34.54%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Sourcefire
3 5 (50.00%) Snort
3 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (50.00%) ISEB
3 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Information Security
3 5 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 5 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (40.00%) CISM
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) IIS
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) AppFabric
4 4 (40.00%) Test Planning
4 4 (40.00%) CHECK Team Member
4 4 (40.00%) CREST Certified
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Test Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) AppFabric
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (40.00%) WCF
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Defect Management
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Threat Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (40.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Network Segmentation
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 4 (40.00%) CISM
2 4 (40.00%) CREST Certified
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) PMP
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper