The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Security
South East / Middlesex
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 1.60% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Middlesex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 19 15 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 15.20% 9.49% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 12
Median daily rate £375 £438 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +20.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £160 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Middlesex

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Middlesex

Network Security
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (60.00%) Software Licensing
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) LAN Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) WAN Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Author
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe