The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 32 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 1.06% 5.17% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.74% 16.67% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £345 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -21.59%
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 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+107.40% -32.50%
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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 Winchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
73 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 38.62% 31.03% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 11 9
Average daily rate £388 £365 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +13.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £345 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Network Security
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Security Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) SABSA
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Management
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SABSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint