The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Intrusion Detection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Intrusion Detection
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 102 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 5 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.27% 1.01% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 4.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 0
Median daily rate £375 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.17% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - £34.50

Intrusion Detection is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 359 615 777
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.63% 24.75% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 288 336
Median daily rate £400 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.58% +21.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £255 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 18 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.36% +52.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Intrusion Detection as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Intrusion Detection in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Intrusion Detection in Berkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +3 2 £375 -
Maidenhead - 2 £330 -
Intrusion Detection
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Retail

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SIEM
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) SLA