Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 6 months to 18 December 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 131 110
Rank change year-on-year +51 -21 -37
Contract jobs citing Network Security 7 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.80% 0.87% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% 3.09% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 6
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £375 £320 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -39.05% +50.86%
10th Percentile £333 £301 £438
90th Percentile £456 £370 £538
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £320 £525
% change year-on-year +17.19% -39.05% +43.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

Network Security 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 205 583 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.32% 28.12% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 393 146
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £340 £325 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% -31.58% +35.71%
10th Percentile £233 £209 £238
90th Percentile £538 £476 £654
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £336 £325 £467
% change year-on-year +3.46% -30.33% +33.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 55 34
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £18.12 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.30% +9.80% -11.30%
10th Percentile £10.45 £15.00 £11.40
90th Percentile £32.05 £36.60 £38.75
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.80 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -43.57% +12.00% +12.36%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Newcastle upon Tyne

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Security in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Security in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (71.43%) Informatica
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Workflow
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) JBoss
2 5 (71.43%) LDAP
2 5 (71.43%) Siebel
2 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Sun
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 5 (71.43%) Axway
2 5 (71.43%) Software Packaging
2 5 (71.43%) DataPower
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (71.43%) JBoss
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Workflow
1 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (57.14%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (71.43%) LDAP
1 5 (71.43%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Software Packaging
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (71.43%) DataPower
2 3 (42.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) AIX
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Workflow
2 4 (57.14%) Change Control
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) QMS
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CCSA
3 1 (14.29%) CCSE
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Forum Sentry
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Axway
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Informatica
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Siebel
2 5 (71.43%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) TippingPoint