Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Network Intrusion Detection System skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Network Intrusion Detection System over the 6 months to 16 November 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 Intrusion Detection System (NIDS)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 820 812 750
Rank change year-on-year -8 -62 +87
Contract jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System 52 29 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.055% 0.031% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.38% 0.26% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 74
England median daily rate £508 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £408 £463 £408
90th Percentile £675 £625 £592
UK median daily rate £508 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -3.33% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Network Intrusion Detection System is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 13,812 11,161 11,372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.54% 11.80% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,412 7,618 7,315
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 264 256
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.26 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% -23.31% +11.47%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.79 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.90 £47.73 £54.38
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +15.38%

Network Intrusion Detection System
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Network Intrusion Detection System as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Network Intrusion Detection System in England

Network Intrusion Detection System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Intrusion Detection System in England

Network Intrusion Detection System
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System in England over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Intrusion Detection System in England

Network Intrusion Detection System
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Intrusion Detection System in England

Network Intrusion Detection System
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System within the England region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +12 32 £515 -1.90% 3
South East - 19 - -
Midlands -15 1 £375 -21.05%
West Midlands -17 1 £375 -21.05%
Network Intrusion Detection System
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network Intrusion Detection System 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 England region with a requirement for Network Intrusion Detection System.

1 46 (88.46%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 31 (59.62%) Linux
3 27 (51.92%) Ansible
3 27 (51.92%) Docker
3 27 (51.92%) Security Hardening
4 25 (48.08%) GitHub
4 25 (48.08%) GitLab
4 25 (48.08%) Configuration Management
5 24 (46.15%) Puppet
6 23 (44.23%) CoreOS
6 23 (44.23%) Artifactory
6 23 (44.23%) HAProxy
6 23 (44.23%) SQL
6 23 (44.23%) Elastic Stack
7 22 (42.31%) Git (software)
8 21 (40.38%) nginx
8 21 (40.38%) Go
8 21 (40.38%) Ruby
8 21 (40.38%) Sysdig
8 21 (40.38%) Prometheus
9 20 (38.46%) DevOps
9 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
10 19 (36.54%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (36.54%) NoSQL
10 19 (36.54%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (36.54%) Information Security
10 19 (36.54%) SkyDNS
10 19 (36.54%) rkt
10 19 (36.54%) etcd
10 19 (36.54%) flannel

Network Intrusion Detection System
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 21 (40.38%) nginx
2 4 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.77%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.77%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (48.08%) GitHub
2 19 (36.54%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (30.77%) Mimecast
3 16 (30.77%) Quay.io
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.85%) IaaS
5 2 (3.85%) PaaS
5 2 (3.85%) SaaS
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) DNS
1 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.62%) Firewall
2 5 (9.62%) LAN
2 5 (9.62%) WAN
3 3 (5.77%) ICMP
3 3 (5.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.77%) VPN
4 2 (3.85%) DMZ
4 2 (3.85%) Multicast
4 2 (3.85%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) NoSQL
2 13 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.62%) Big Data
4 3 (5.77%) Apache Hive
4 3 (5.77%) Flink
4 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.77%) MySQL
4 3 (5.77%) Neo4j
4 3 (5.77%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (48.08%) GitLab
2 23 (44.23%) Artifactory
3 22 (42.31%) Git (software)
4 7 (13.46%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.77%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Electronics
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Analyst
2 16 (30.77%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 16 (30.77%) Security Analyst
3 15 (28.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (19.23%) IT Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) IT Security Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (5.77%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (5.77%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Data Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Information Officer
8 2 (3.85%) Information Security Officer
8 2 (3.85%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Security Officer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (5.77%) Kafka
2 3 (5.77%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (5.77%) Samza
3 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Computer Science
1 17 (32.69%) Management Information System
1 17 (32.69%) Self-Motivation
2 14 (26.92%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.62%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Cyberattack
5 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 31 (59.62%) Linux
2 23 (44.23%) CoreOS
3 2 (3.85%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) CentOS
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Security Hardening
2 25 (48.08%) Configuration Management
3 20 (38.46%) DevOps
4 19 (36.54%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (36.54%) Information Security
5 18 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (32.69%) Kalman Filter
6 17 (32.69%) Patch Management
7 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (19.23%) Open Source
8 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (13.46%) Security Architecture
9 5 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.77%) Security Operations
11 3 (5.77%) Service Design
11 3 (5.77%) SIEM
11 3 (5.77%) Software Delivery
11 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (44.23%) SQL
2 21 (40.38%) Go
2 21 (40.38%) Ruby
3 17 (32.69%) Python
4 16 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 14 (26.92%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.77%) Java
6 3 (5.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 17 (32.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 17 (32.69%) Degree
2 17 (32.69%) GIAC
3 16 (30.77%) CEH
3 16 (30.77%) CISA
3 16 (30.77%) CISSP
3 16 (30.77%) CompTIA Security+
4 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) MCSE
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.92%) CCNP
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.92%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.92%) SANS
System Software
1 27 (51.92%) Docker
2 19 (36.54%) etcd
2 19 (36.54%) flannel
2 19 (36.54%) SkyDNS
3 18 (34.62%) Ceph
3 18 (34.62%) GlusterFS
4 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.92%) Snort
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (88.46%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 27 (51.92%) Ansible
3 24 (46.15%) Puppet
4 23 (44.23%) HAProxy
5 21 (40.38%) Prometheus
5 21 (40.38%) Sysdig
6 19 (36.54%) rkt
7 18 (34.62%) Graphite
8 17 (32.69%) Kubernetes
9 3 (5.77%) Ambari
9 3 (5.77%) Consul
9 3 (5.77%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (5.77%) Terraform
10 2 (3.85%) CSIRT
11 1 (1.92%) Kibana
11 1 (1.92%) Linux-HA
11 1 (1.92%) logstash
11 1 (1.92%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Proofpoint
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco
3 4 (7.69%) Juniper
4 2 (3.85%) F5
4 2 (3.85%) Forcepoint
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) AlienVault
5 1 (1.92%) VMware