Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 12 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 131 115
Rank change year-on-year -1 -16 +14
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 2.87% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Edinburgh median daily rate - £369 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.53% +6.82%
Scotland median daily rate - £450 £294
% change year-on-year - +53.19% +6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 247 279 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.70% 9.48% 12.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 144 137
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £202 £213 £200
90th Percentile £546 £559 £483
Scotland median daily rate £375 £370 £340
% change year-on-year +1.35% +8.82% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.00 £23.93 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.96% -53.98% +108.00%
10th Percentile £15.04 £17.71 £12.81
90th Percentile £25.20 £30.09 £52.10
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -30.00% +16.28% +26.47%

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Intrusion Detection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in Edinburgh

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intrusion Detection in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (50.00%) Cyberattack
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Password Management
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Records Management
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Cyberattack
1 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (50.00%) Password Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Records Management