The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Network Security skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 26 20 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 0  
Contract jobs citing Network Security 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.75% 2.48% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 20.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £33.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -28.88% +12.50%  

Network Security 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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 21 15 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 15.79% 12.40% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 9
Median daily rate £413 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £425 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £693 £592
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Network Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Canary Wharf

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Network Security in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Canary Wharf

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Canary Wharf

Network Security
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OpenVMS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) RACF
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Tandem
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) OpenVMS
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) RACF