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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Security
Rank 89 105 101
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs citing Network Security 56 39 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.92% 1.32% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.73% 9.97% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 10
Median daily rate £388 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.46 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.08% +123.47%
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
440 391 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.12% 13.22% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 244 154
Median daily rate £413 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £199 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +66.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £7.19 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £157.50 £24.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 July 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 July 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 +16 41 £388 +3.33% 33
North Yorkshire +5 7 £375 +50.00% 4
South Yorkshire -2 5 £575 +35.77% 3
Humberside - 1 £155 -
Network Security
England

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 66 (56.41%) Cisco
1 66 (56.41%) Firewall
2 35 (29.91%) Java
3 34 (29.06%) CheckPoint
4 30 (25.64%) Microsoft
4 30 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (24.79%) JavaScript
5 29 (24.79%) F5
6 27 (23.08%) Digital Media
6 27 (23.08%) PHP
6 27 (23.08%) CRM
6 27 (23.08%) ERP
6 27 (23.08%) Web Development
7 24 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (19.66%) CCNP
9 22 (18.80%) Vulnerability Management
10 20 (17.09%) Citrix
11 18 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (14.53%) Enterprise Architecture
12 17 (14.53%) Reverse Proxy
12 17 (14.53%) Unix
12 17 (14.53%) Linux
12 17 (14.53%) Intel Security
13 16 (13.68%) LAN
13 16 (13.68%) WAN
14 15 (12.82%) Windows
14 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
15 14 (11.97%) VPN
15 14 (11.97%) CCNA
16 13 (11.11%) Juniper

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 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.42%) CloudStack
2 4 (3.42%) JBoss
2 4 (3.42%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.71%) SAS
4 1 (0.85%) Confluence
4 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.85%) GitHub
2 1 (0.85%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (56.41%) Firewall
2 30 (25.64%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (14.53%) Reverse Proxy
4 16 (13.68%) LAN
4 16 (13.68%) WAN
5 14 (11.97%) VPN
6 12 (10.26%) Internet
7 8 (6.84%) BGP
8 7 (5.98%) HTTP
8 7 (5.98%) Wireless
9 6 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (5.13%) FTP
9 6 (5.13%) MPLS
9 6 (5.13%) OSPF
10 5 (4.27%) DNS
10 5 (4.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (4.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (4.27%) SSL
11 3 (2.56%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.84%) MySQL
3 5 (4.27%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.56%) DB2
4 3 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.71%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.71%) Informix
5 2 (1.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (4.27%) Subversion
3 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.85%) JIRA
3 1 (0.85%) Selenium
3 1 (0.85%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (9.40%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Banking
2 5 (4.27%) Games
3 3 (2.56%) Marketing
4 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (34.19%) Network Engineer
2 29 (24.79%) Security Engineer
3 27 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
4 15 (12.82%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) Technical Leader
6 11 (9.40%) Project Manager
7 9 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Administrator
9 6 (5.13%) Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Security Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Architect
10 5 (4.27%) Banking Project Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Scrum Master
11 4 (3.42%) Analyst
11 4 (3.42%) Consultant
11 4 (3.42%) Network Security Manager
11 4 (3.42%) Security Consultant
11 4 (3.42%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.84%) Middleware
1 8 (6.84%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (5.13%) Servlets
3 4 (3.42%) Web Services
4 3 (2.56%) REST
4 3 (2.56%) Spring
5 2 (1.71%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.71%) CSS
5 2 (1.71%) CSS3
5 2 (1.71%) Dropwizard
5 2 (1.71%) HTML
5 2 (1.71%) HTML5
5 2 (1.71%) XML
6 1 (0.85%) .NET
6 1 (0.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.85%) JSON
6 1 (0.85%) JSP
6 1 (0.85%) Kafka
6 1 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.08%) Digital Media
2 10 (8.55%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.84%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.98%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.42%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.71%) Clustering
7 2 (1.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (1.71%) RIA
8 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.85%) PKI
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.53%) Linux
1 17 (14.53%) Unix
2 15 (12.82%) Windows
3 6 (5.13%) AIX
3 6 (5.13%) HPUX
3 6 (5.13%) SUSE
4 4 (3.42%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.08%) CRM
1 27 (23.08%) ERP
1 27 (23.08%) Web Development
2 22 (18.80%) Vulnerability Management
3 18 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (14.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (10.26%) Information Assurance
6 11 (9.40%) Migration
7 9 (7.69%) Scrum
8 8 (6.84%) Load Balancing
8 8 (6.84%) Network Design
8 8 (6.84%) Project Management
8 8 (6.84%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (3.42%) Information Management
10 4 (3.42%) Kanban
10 4 (3.42%) Open Source
10 4 (3.42%) Security Testing
10 4 (3.42%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.91%) Java
2 29 (24.79%) JavaScript
3 27 (23.08%) PHP
4 6 (5.13%) SQL
5 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.71%) Ruby
7 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.85%) C
7 1 (0.85%) C#
7 1 (0.85%) Go
7 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (19.66%) CCNP
3 14 (11.97%) CCNA
4 10 (8.55%) CCSA
5 9 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
6 7 (5.98%) CCDA
6 7 (5.98%) CCSE
7 6 (5.13%) CCDP
7 6 (5.13%) Security Cleared
8 5 (4.27%) JNCIS
9 4 (3.42%) CCIE
9 4 (3.42%) GCIH
9 4 (3.42%) GSEC
10 2 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.71%) CISSP
10 2 (1.71%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.85%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.85%) CHECK Team Leader
11 1 (0.85%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.98%) Active Directory
1 7 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.13%) KVM
2 6 (5.13%) Xen
3 4 (3.42%) vSphere
4 2 (1.71%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.85%) vCloud
5 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.56%) Data Guard
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.71%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.71%) Nexpose
2 2 (1.71%) vMotion
3 1 (0.85%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.85%) SCOM
3 1 (0.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 66 (56.41%) Cisco
2 34 (29.06%) CheckPoint
3 30 (25.64%) Microsoft
4 29 (24.79%) F5
5 20 (17.09%) Citrix
6 17 (14.53%) Intel Security
7 13 (11.11%) Juniper
8 12 (10.26%) Palo Alto
9 11 (9.40%) Fortinet
10 10 (8.55%) Blue Coat
11 9 (7.69%) VMware
12 8 (6.84%) Oracle
13 7 (5.98%) Sourcefire
14 6 (5.13%) HP
14 6 (5.13%) IBM
15 4 (3.42%) Cramer
16 3 (2.56%) Dell
17 2 (1.71%) BT
17 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
17 2 (1.71%) Symantec
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