Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 6 months to 18 November 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.

Network Security
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 74
Contract jobs citing Network Security 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 0.54% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.35% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Cardiff median daily rate - £356 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.83% -
South Wales median daily rate - £363 £450
% change year-on-year - -19.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

Network Security is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 101 69 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 16.42% 12.50% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 53 124
Cardiff median daily rate £300 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +16.28% -17.31%
10th Percentile £143 £188 £204
90th Percentile £450 £506 £475
South Wales median daily rate £316 £400 £330
% change year-on-year -20.94% +21.21% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -37.50% -
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +100.00% +42.86%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Cardiff

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Cardiff

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Cardiff