The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for DMZ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DMZ over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)
England / South West
Rank 132 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing DMZ 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £750 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £406 £450
% change year-on-year +3.07% -9.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - £21.50

DMZ 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 the South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 438 457 379
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 16.87% 15.75% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 299 186
Median daily rate £338 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.89% +0.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 31 25
Median hourly rate £44.25 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.90% -15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.33 £16.30 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

DMZ
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing DMZ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DMZ in the South West

DMZ
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DMZ in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for DMZ in the South West

DMZ
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DMZ in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DMZ in the South West

DMZ
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DMZ within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Somerset - 3 - -
Bristol - 1 £750 -
DMZ
England

DMZ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DMZ 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 South West region with a requirement for DMZ.

1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Extranet
4 5 (31.25%) Hyperion
4 5 (31.25%) Unix
4 5 (31.25%) ERP
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (25.00%) Retail
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (25.00%) IaaS
5 4 (25.00%) IIS
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Internet
5 4 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (18.75%) Network Segmentation
6 3 (18.75%) Protective Monitoring
6 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 3 (18.75%) Workflow
6 3 (18.75%) PKI
7 2 (12.50%) JIRA
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (12.50%) Use Case

DMZ
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Extranet
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) SharePoint Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) DBA
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Hyperion Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) OBIEE Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Governance Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Security Risk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (18.75%) Network Segmentation
3 3 (18.75%) Protective Monitoring
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Demand Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Use Case
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) CISA
3 2 (12.50%) CISSP
3 2 (12.50%) IIBA
3 2 (12.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Hyperion
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco