The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 23 June 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 / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 24 38
Contract jobs citing Network Security 0 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 5.64% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 40.54% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 1
Median daily rate - £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £360 £368
% change year-on-year +18.05% -2.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.13 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.16% -  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 38 37 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 14.34% 13.91% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 26
Median daily rate £250 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £233 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £11.18 £13.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.22% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Leicestershire

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared