The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 122 93 98
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Contract jobs citing Network Security 20 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.69% 1.19% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.67% 10.20% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 11
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£350 £401 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.60% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £388 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £401 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £15.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -51.53%
Network Security
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
428 294 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.72% 11.65% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 158 168
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 25
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.35 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.81% -29.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.80 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £22.20 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Network Security
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Security Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network Security
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Network Security Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -6 9 £420 - 10
South Yorkshire -16 4 £300 - 1
East Yorkshire - 3 £425 - 2
North Yorkshire -15 2 £350 -12.54% 1
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 43 (87.76%) Firewall
2 37 (75.51%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (69.39%) Cisco
4 31 (63.27%) CCNP
5 28 (57.14%) CheckPoint
6 27 (55.10%) Cisco ASA
7 26 (53.06%) DNS
8 25 (51.02%) Linux
8 25 (51.02%) DHCP
9 24 (48.98%) F5
10 22 (44.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 22 (44.90%) BGP
11 21 (42.86%) VMware
11 21 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 20 (40.82%) DMVPN
12 20 (40.82%) Infoblox
12 20 (40.82%) Imperva
12 20 (40.82%) Fat Client
12 20 (40.82%) Cisco IOS
12 20 (40.82%) BIG-IP
12 20 (40.82%) Blue Coat
12 20 (40.82%) CCSE
12 20 (40.82%) NetScreen
12 20 (40.82%) Thin Client
12 20 (40.82%) OSPF
12 20 (40.82%) E-Commerce
12 20 (40.82%) Citrix
13 18 (36.73%) Load Balancing
14 15 (30.61%) HP

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (6.12%) Apache
1 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (87.76%) Firewall
2 27 (55.10%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (53.06%) DNS
4 25 (51.02%) DHCP
5 22 (44.90%) BGP
5 22 (44.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 21 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 20 (40.82%) NetScreen
7 20 (40.82%) DMVPN
7 20 (40.82%) BIG-IP
7 20 (40.82%) Cisco IOS
7 20 (40.82%) OSPF
8 13 (26.53%) WAN
9 9 (18.37%) LAN
10 5 (10.20%) MPLS
11 4 (8.16%) VPN
11 4 (8.16%) DMZ
11 4 (8.16%) Internet
12 3 (6.12%) SSL
12 3 (6.12%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) MySQL
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Network Specialist
2 21 (42.86%) Network Security Specialist
2 21 (42.86%) Security Specialist
3 11 (22.45%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Support Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.08%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.04%) Network Support
7 1 (2.04%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.04%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 20 (40.82%) Thin Client
1 20 (40.82%) Fat Client
2 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.20%) Clustering
4 3 (6.12%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) E-Commerce
2 18 (36.73%) Load Balancing
3 10 (20.41%) Line Management
4 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 4 (8.16%) Supplier Management
7 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.12%) Service Management
8 2 (4.08%) Validation
8 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.08%) Network Design
8 2 (4.08%) Use Case
8 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.04%) Data Centre Operations
9 1 (2.04%) Time Management
9 1 (2.04%) Transition Management
9 1 (2.04%) Migration
9 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) C
2 3 (6.12%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 37 (75.51%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (63.27%) CCNP
3 20 (40.82%) CCSE
4 14 (28.57%) CCNA
5 6 (12.24%) MCSE
5 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (6.12%) CCIE
8 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 21 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) Squid
3 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 3 (6.12%) Rsyslog
2 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 34 (69.39%) Cisco
2 28 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 24 (48.98%) F5
4 21 (42.86%) VMware
5 20 (40.82%) Blue Coat
5 20 (40.82%) Citrix
5 20 (40.82%) Infoblox
5 20 (40.82%) Imperva
6 15 (30.61%) HP
7 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.12%) Oracle
9 2 (4.08%) TippingPoint
9 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.04%) IBM
10 1 (2.04%) EMC
10 1 (2.04%) Intel
10 1 (2.04%) Symantec
10 1 (2.04%) McAfee
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