Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 75 64
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.27% 0.57% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 6.90% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Coventry median daily rate £430 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.31% +20.37% -
10th Percentile £403 £313 £260
90th Percentile £481 £388 £280
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.95 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year -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 77 87 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 10.34% 8.21% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 62 41
Coventry median daily rate £294 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.19% -3.13% +25.00%
10th Percentile £143 £229 £258
90th Percentile £491 £536 £518
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Coventry median hourly rate £14.00 £38.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.16% +223.40% -61.79%
10th Percentile £10.50 £16.15 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.50 £39.20 £20.98
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.84% +21.43% -12.50%

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 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Security Hardening
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Encryption

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 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Encryption
1 1 (50.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware