The table below looks at the statistics for Intrusion Detection skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Intrusion Detection
Rank 114 119 110
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 16 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.078% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.49% 0.60% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Median daily rate £450 £525 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £445 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £605 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 - -
Intrusion Detection
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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 West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
356 336 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.02% 13.15% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 161 187
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £169 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 34
Median hourly rate £15.71 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.36% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £10.89 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £34.86 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Intrusion Detection
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Intrusion Detection Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Intrusion Detection
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the West Midlands region.

Intrusion Detection Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Intrusion Detection
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection across the West Midlands region.

Intrusion Detection Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Shropshire - 9 £375 -
Worcestershire +3 4 £475 +11.76% 1
Solihull - 2 - -
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Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 18 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 13 (61.90%) SIEM
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) VPN
4 11 (52.38%) Data Analysis
4 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) Identity Access Management
5 9 (42.86%) Malware Analysis
5 9 (42.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 9 (42.86%) Disk Encryption
6 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
7 7 (33.33%) Information Security
7 7 (33.33%) Unix
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
8 6 (28.57%) MCP
8 6 (28.57%) CCNA
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (28.57%) GCIH
8 6 (28.57%) GCFA
8 6 (28.57%) CCSA
8 6 (28.57%) CEH
8 6 (28.57%) LogRhythm
8 6 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
8 6 (28.57%) Security Operations
8 6 (28.57%) Big Data
8 6 (28.57%) High Availability
9 5 (23.81%) QA
9 5 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) VPN
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (9.52%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) IPsec
4 2 (9.52%) SSH
4 2 (9.52%) SSL
4 2 (9.52%) VLAN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Big Data
General
1 2 (9.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Security Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Security Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) SIEM Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) SIEM Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) SIEM Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (23.81%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Unix
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (61.90%) SIEM
3 11 (52.38%) Data Analysis
3 11 (52.38%) Identity Access Management
4 9 (42.86%) Disk Encryption
4 9 (42.86%) Malware Analysis
5 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
6 7 (33.33%) Information Security
7 6 (28.57%) High Availability
7 6 (28.57%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (28.57%) Security Operations
8 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (9.52%) Target Operating Model
10 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) CCNA
3 6 (28.57%) CCSA
3 6 (28.57%) CEH
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (28.57%) GCFA
3 6 (28.57%) GCIH
3 6 (28.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) LogRhythm
2 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
2 2 (9.52%) F5
2 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
2 2 (9.52%) Juniper
2 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk