Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 23 September 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.

Network Security
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 55 74
Rank change year-on-year -8 +19 -13
Contract jobs citing Network Security 7 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.85% 0.61% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.05% 5.19% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 7
Coventry median daily rate £600 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +23.08% +20.37%
West Midlands median daily rate £523 £408 £350
% change year-on-year +28.22% +16.43% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.95 £30.00
% change year-on-year +7.51% -53.49% -

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 Coventry with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 87 77 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 10.53% 11.79% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 57 57
Coventry median daily rate £450 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% -1.33% +9.73%
10th Percentile £175 £130 £197
90th Percentile £600 £503 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 4
Coventry median hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.93% -63.16% +223.40%
10th Percentile £12.47 £10.50 £28.90
90th Percentile £20.83 £24.50 £39.40
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -11.11% -16.28% +28.36%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Coventry

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) PaaS
2 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) SIEM
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) GitHub
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
2 4 (57.14%) OAuth2
2 4 (57.14%) SABSA
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (57.14%) GitLab
2 4 (57.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Threat Management
2 4 (57.14%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (57.14%) Internal Audit
2 4 (57.14%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (57.14%) GDPR
2 4 (57.14%) Privileged Identity Management
2 4 (57.14%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) SAML
2 4 (57.14%) Identity Management
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
2 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) GitHub
2 4 (57.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) GitLab
General
1 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Information Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Security Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Security Solutions Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) OAuth
1 4 (57.14%) OAuth2
1 4 (57.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (57.14%) Mobile App
1 4 (57.14%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Cryptography
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
1 4 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (57.14%) Identity Access Management
1 4 (57.14%) Identity Management
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Internal Audit
1 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Privileged Identity Management
1 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
1 4 (57.14%) SABSA
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
1 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
1 4 (57.14%) SIEM
1 4 (57.14%) Threat Management
1 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
1 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CEH
1 4 (57.14%) CISM
1 4 (57.14%) CISSP
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft