Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 17 December 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 Security
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 76 78
Rank change year-on-year +16 +2 -22
Contract jobs citing Network Security 14 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.90% 0.51% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.21% 4.27% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 6
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £320 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.05% +20.00% +9.38%
10th Percentile £311 £513 £278
90th Percentile £438 £538 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £588 £525 £350
% change year-on-year +11.90% +50.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 66 117 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 8.94% 11.94% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 75 75
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £325 £363 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -17.61% +17.33%
10th Percentile £154 £166 £320
90th Percentile £500 £475 £578
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.67% -25.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £12.74 £13.00 £12.14
90th Percentile £20.79 £40.48 £20.96
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.57% -20.00% +25.90%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings citing Network Security as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Nottinghamshire

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Nottinghamshire

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Nottinghamshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Nottingham +14 13 £315 -40.00% 6
Network Security
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Firepower
3 8 (57.14%) F5
4 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (50.00%) CCNA
5 6 (42.86%) CCNP
6 5 (35.71%) VoIP
6 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (28.57%) SSL
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
8 3 (21.43%) OSPF
9 2 (14.29%) Firewall
9 2 (14.29%) Citrix
9 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
10 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
10 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
10 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (7.14%) NX-OS
10 1 (7.14%) Malware Analysis
10 1 (7.14%) Garbage Collection
10 1 (7.14%) Critical Thinking
10 1 (7.14%) HSRP

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Firepower
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (35.71%) VoIP
2 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (28.57%) SSL
4 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) Wireshark
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
6 1 (7.14%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (7.14%) HSRP
6 1 (7.14%) HTTP
6 1 (7.14%) IPsec
6 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Voice Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Voice Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco VoIP Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JSF
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (7.14%) Critical Thinking
2 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (7.14%) Data Security
2 1 (7.14%) Garbage Collection
2 1 (7.14%) Information Security
2 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
2 1 (7.14%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (7.14%) Runbook
2 1 (7.14%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CCNA
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Arista
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto