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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 116 116 112
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Network Security 30 38 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.06% 1.19% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 7.69% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 7
Median daily rate £392 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £245 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £476 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-34.52% +121.05%
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
395 494 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.89% 15.50% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 312 152
Median daily rate £388 £350 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £507 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 47 25
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Network Security across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Network Security Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
West Yorkshire +13 22 £382 -4.62% 17
South Yorkshire +1 5 £575 +35.77%
North Yorkshire +4 3 £400 +60.00%
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 51 (60.00%) Cisco
2 50 (58.82%) Firewall
3 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
4 25 (29.41%) Java
5 24 (28.24%) Vulnerability Management
6 23 (27.06%) Reverse Proxy
6 23 (27.06%) Enterprise Architecture
6 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
7 22 (25.88%) Intel Security
8 21 (24.71%) Citrix
9 20 (23.53%) PHP
9 20 (23.53%) CRM
9 20 (23.53%) ERP
9 20 (23.53%) Web Development
9 20 (23.53%) Digital Media
10 18 (21.18%) MS Excel
11 16 (18.82%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (18.82%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (18.82%) Information Assurance
12 15 (17.65%) CCNP
13 14 (16.47%) CheckPoint
14 13 (15.29%) Juniper
14 13 (15.29%) VPN
15 12 (14.12%) LAN
15 12 (14.12%) WAN
16 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (12.94%) Fortinet
17 10 (11.76%) CCNA
17 10 (11.76%) Palo Alto
18 8 (9.41%) Linux

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 2 (2.35%) Confluence
1 2 (2.35%) SAS
2 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (21.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.18%) GitHub
2 1 (1.18%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.18%) IaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 50 (58.82%) Firewall
2 23 (27.06%) Reverse Proxy
3 16 (18.82%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (15.29%) VPN
5 12 (14.12%) LAN
5 12 (14.12%) WAN
6 8 (9.41%) BGP
6 8 (9.41%) Internet
7 7 (8.24%) Wireless
8 6 (7.06%) MPLS
8 6 (7.06%) OSPF
9 5 (5.88%) FTP
10 4 (4.71%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (4.71%) DNS
10 4 (4.71%) HTTP
10 4 (4.71%) SSL
11 3 (3.53%) DHCP
11 3 (3.53%) DMZ
11 3 (3.53%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) MySQL
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.53%) Couchbase
4 3 (3.53%) Informix
4 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.18%) DB2
5 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.35%) JIRA
3 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.18%) Selenium
3 1 (1.18%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Marketing
3 3 (3.53%) Games
3 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) Law
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (28.24%) Network Engineer
2 18 (21.18%) Technical Leader
3 14 (16.47%) Network Security Engineer
3 14 (16.47%) Security Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Architect
4 8 (9.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Security Architect
7 4 (4.71%) Administrator
7 4 (4.71%) Network Security Manager
7 4 (4.71%) Security Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Design Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Network Support
8 3 (3.53%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Scrum Master
8 3 (3.53%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (4.71%) REST
2 4 (4.71%) Web Services
3 3 (3.53%) CSS
3 3 (3.53%) Dropwizard
3 3 (3.53%) HTML
3 3 (3.53%) HTML5
3 3 (3.53%) XML
4 2 (2.35%) 802.1X
4 2 (2.35%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.35%) CSS3
4 2 (2.35%) Middleware
4 2 (2.35%) Servlets
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (1.18%) JSON
5 1 (1.18%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Digital Media
2 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.53%) Clustering
3 3 (3.53%) RIA
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Licensing
4 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.18%) PKI
5 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Linux
2 7 (8.24%) Windows
3 6 (7.06%) Unix
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.35%) AIX
6 2 (2.35%) HPUX
6 2 (2.35%) SUSE
6 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.24%) Vulnerability Management
2 23 (27.06%) Enterprise Architecture
3 20 (23.53%) CRM
3 20 (23.53%) ERP
3 20 (23.53%) Web Development
4 16 (18.82%) Information Assurance
5 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.24%) Migration
6 7 (8.24%) Scrum
7 5 (5.88%) Network Design
7 5 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.71%) Project Management
9 3 (3.53%) Data Security
9 3 (3.53%) Information Security
9 3 (3.53%) Load Testing
9 3 (3.53%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (3.53%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (3.53%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.41%) Java
2 23 (27.06%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.53%) PHP
4 4 (4.71%) SQL
5 2 (2.35%) Ruby
6 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.18%) C
6 1 (1.18%) Go
6 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (17.65%) CCNP
3 10 (11.76%) CCNA
4 5 (5.88%) JNCIS
4 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.71%) CCIE
6 3 (3.53%) CISSP
7 2 (2.35%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.35%) CCDA
7 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.18%) CCDP
8 1 (1.18%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.18%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (1.18%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.18%) Degree
8 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.35%) BitLocker
3 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.35%) KVM
3 2 (2.35%) Xen
4 1 (1.18%) vCloud
4 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) AirWatch
1 2 (2.35%) Nexpose
1 2 (2.35%) vMotion
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.18%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.18%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.18%) Puppet
2 1 (1.18%) SCCM
2 1 (1.18%) SCOM
2 1 (1.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 51 (60.00%) Cisco
2 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
3 22 (25.88%) Intel Security
4 21 (24.71%) Citrix
5 14 (16.47%) CheckPoint
6 13 (15.29%) Juniper
7 11 (12.94%) Fortinet
8 10 (11.76%) Palo Alto
9 8 (9.41%) Sourcefire
10 7 (8.24%) F5
11 6 (7.06%) VMware
12 5 (5.88%) HP
13 4 (4.71%) Blue Coat
14 3 (3.53%) Dell
14 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
15 2 (2.35%) ArcSight
15 2 (2.35%) IBM
15 2 (2.35%) Oracle
15 2 (2.35%) SonicWALL
15 2 (2.35%) Symantec
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