Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 19 December 2018 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 88 90
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 0
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.24% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% 1.62% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Cheshire median daily rate £500 £530 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.66% +13.98% -2.11%
10th Percentile £475 £515 £458
90th Percentile £525 £545 £473
North West median daily rate £506 £530 £400
% change year-on-year -4.48% +32.50% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Intrusion Detection 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 Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 150 185 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 12.05% 13.87% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 135 140
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £272 £190 £212
90th Percentile £525 £543 £675
North West median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 12
Cheshire median hourly rate £16.50 £14.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.86% -16.90% +2.42%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.95 £11.25
90th Percentile £23.75 £34.88 £56.38
North West median hourly rate £18.25 £18.13 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.69% +0.69% +3.87%

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Intrusion Detection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in Cheshire

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intrusion Detection in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Access Management

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 3 (100.00%) Security Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001