Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Intrusion Detection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Intrusion Detection over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Intrusion Detection
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 71 61
Rank change year-on-year +10 -10 -
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 9 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.08% 1.35% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 6.99% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 9
South Yorkshire median daily rate £448 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £351 £413 £463
90th Percentile £562 £580 £508
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £16.50 -

Intrusion Detection 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 165 229 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.81% 19.26% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 132 123
South Yorkshire median daily rate £435 £435 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.85% -
10th Percentile £223 £276 £172
90th Percentile £633 £575 £518
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 22
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £21.50 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.33% +74.09% -38.54%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.90 £7.37
90th Percentile £41.03 £47.50 £22.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +4.11% +7.69% -15.76%

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Intrusion Detection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in South Yorkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Intrusion Detection in South Yorkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Intrusion Detection in South Yorkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Sheffield +10 9 £448 -5.79%
Intrusion Detection
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
2 8 (88.89%) Nessus
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (66.67%) HTTP
3 6 (66.67%) Use Case
3 6 (66.67%) Anomaly Detection
3 6 (66.67%) Threat Modelling
3 6 (66.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) Threat Detection
3 6 (66.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (66.67%) Threat Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 5 (55.56%) Metasploit
4 5 (55.56%) Nmap
5 4 (44.44%) Information Security
6 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (33.33%) Power BI
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Security Operations

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
2 6 (66.67%) Anomaly Detection
2 6 (66.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (66.67%) Threat Detection
2 6 (66.67%) Threat Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Threat Modelling
2 6 (66.67%) Use Case
3 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
4 3 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Nessus
2 6 (66.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (55.56%) Nmap