The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 14 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 2.20% 2.59% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 30.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £397 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+107.40% -10.00%
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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 Uxbridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 9.89% 8.62% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Average daily rate £315 £525 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +38.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £165 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £568 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) GSEC
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Sourcefire
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) COBIT
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) FireEye
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) VCDX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (33.33%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Security Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) CISM
2 2 (66.67%) GSEC
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) VCDX
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) vCloud
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Sourcefire
1 2 (66.67%) FireEye
2 1 (33.33%) VMware