The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 3 months to 28 March 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 32 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1  
Contract jobs citing Network Security 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.38% 0.41% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 2.63% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £210 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.55 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £33.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -28.88% +12.50%  

Network Security is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 36 38 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 13.53% 15.45% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 10
Median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £201 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £370 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £16.55 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing Network Security as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Derbyshire

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Derbyshire

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Network Security in Derbyshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Derbyshire

Network Security
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Network Management
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (12.50%) BMC
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Remedy
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) Physics
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) ICT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Physics
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) BMC
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy