Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 11 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 244 224
Rank change year-on-year -6 -20 +18
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 6 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.084% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 1.85% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
City of London median daily rate £506 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.12% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £453 £285 £389
90th Percentile £581 £608 £585
Central London median daily rate £506 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +19.12% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 778 758 912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 10.90% 10.55% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 585 702
City of London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £156 £203 £298
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
Central London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 14 16
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -13.16% +7.10%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.33 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £23.08 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.88 £16.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +18.00% -15.79% +7.10%

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Intrusion Detection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intrusion Detection in the City of London

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intrusion Detection in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 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 City of London region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) CASB
4 1 (16.67%) Okta
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (16.67%) Packer

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) SCCP
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) OAuth
1 1 (16.67%) OpenID
1 1 (16.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
3 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
3 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (16.67%) FedRAMP
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) HIPAA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) CASB
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Packer
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
2 1 (16.67%) Ivanti
2 1 (16.67%) Okta
2 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (16.67%) Sophos