Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for Security Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Monitoring over the 6 months to 12 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.

Security Monitoring
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Security Monitoring 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.25% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 - -
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £563 £423
% change year-on-year -31.11% +33.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

Security Monitoring is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 234 253 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 75.24% 75.30% 79.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 138 114
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.71% +1.60% +7.14%
10th Percentile £205 £220 £263
90th Percentile £516 £525 £524
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 43 35
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.15% +58.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £21.29 £17.05 £11.45
90th Percentile £50.93 £49.46 £49.13
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £29.86
% change year-on-year +6.67% +25.59% +31.98%

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Monitoring 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Security Monitoring.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) DB2
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (71.43%) SWIFT
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) IIS
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) DMZ

Security Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) DMZ
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) DB2
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Test Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) IT Architect
3 2 (28.57%) IT Security Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) SWIFT
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) Server Hardening
1 2 (28.57%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) UAG
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) IBM