The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 30 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.

Network Security
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 38 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Contract jobs citing Network Security 2 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.09% 0.44% 4.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 2.44% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 12
Median daily rate £375 £325 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.85%  
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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 24 41 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 13.11% 18.06% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 37
Median daily rate £375 £275 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -31.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £241 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £21.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.88% +63.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in North Yorkshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Security within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesbrough -3 2 £375 +15.38%
Network Security
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) DHCP
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (50.00%) Law
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) SCCM
3 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
4 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (33.33%) WSUS
4 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (33.33%) NetVault Backup
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Disk Encryption
4 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) Dell

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
1 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) DHCP
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) BGP
4 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) OSPF
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (50.00%) Law
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) IT Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Network Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) ICT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Disk Encryption
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) CCNP
1 3 (25.00%) CCSA
1 3 (25.00%) CCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (33.33%) NetVault Backup
2 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Dell
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Symantec
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Veritas