Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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.

Intrusion Detection
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 95 93
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 +6
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 1 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.075% 0.069% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.43% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 16
Cheshire median daily rate £530 £465 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.98% -2.11% -5.00%
10th Percentile £515 £458 £438
90th Percentile £545 £473 £550
North West median daily rate £590 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +47.50% -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 187 231 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 14.00% 15.87% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 146 199
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% - +16.84%
10th Percentile £225 £243 £229
90th Percentile £525 £675 £555
North West median daily rate £386 £406 £375
% change year-on-year -4.92% +8.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 35
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +3.87% -8.79%
10th Percentile £12.11 £11.25 £12.41
90th Percentile £20.93 £52.75 £21.75
North West median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £16.92
% change year-on-year +1.56% -5.44% -12.10%

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

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 £530 -
Intrusion Detection
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GSEC
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) GCFA
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) CESG Infosec
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Monitoring Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Monitoring Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Attack
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SFIA
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) GCED
1 1 (100.00%) GCFA
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) GREM
1 1 (100.00%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) CESG Infosec
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) IBM BigFix