The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 28 April 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 76 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 -  
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.19% 0.28% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 1.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £381 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - £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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 193 188 236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.89% 17.70% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 86 88
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £342
% change year-on-year +6.45% +6.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.63% -41.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £9.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £19.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% -  

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intrusion Detection in Buckinghamshire

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Milton Keynes -5 1 £375 -
Intrusion Detection
South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
3 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 4 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) CISSP
5 2 (33.33%) GCIA
5 2 (33.33%) GCIH
5 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (33.33%) OSINT
5 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
5 2 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (16.67%) Splunk
6 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
6 1 (16.67%) C
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
6 1 (16.67%) Qualys
6 1 (16.67%) Security Testing

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) SOC Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Attack
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) OSINT
3 2 (33.33%) Threat Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) GCIA
3 2 (33.33%) GCIH
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) Qualys
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk