The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 June 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
Scotland / Renfrewshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 43 17
Contract jobs citing Network Security 0 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 5.87% 10.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.81% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 5
Median daily rate - £310 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.13 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.16% -  

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13 203 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 40.63% 45.82% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 126 19
Median daily rate £415 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.68% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £266 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £423 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 25 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Renfrewshire