Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 23 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.

Network Security
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 73 53
Rank change year-on-year +7 -20 -
Contract jobs citing Network Security 3 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.36% 0.99% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.81% 5.15% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 18
South Yorkshire median daily rate £563 £413 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -10.81% -
10th Percentile £516 £295 £234
90th Percentile £639 £640 £491
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £378 £400
% change year-on-year +13.91% -5.63% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £16.50 £10.75
% change year-on-year - +53.49% -

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 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 166 233 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.88% 19.24% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 136 126
South Yorkshire median daily rate £435 £435 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.82% +1.54%
10th Percentile £228 £278 £176
90th Percentile £630 £575 £521
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
% change year-on-year - +13.31% +8.62%
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%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in South Yorkshire

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in South Yorkshire

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in South Yorkshire

Network Security
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 Network Security within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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 +12 3 £563 +38.38% 1
Network Security
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Network Security 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 Network Security.

1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCSP
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) DMZ
1 2 (66.67%) SSCP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) ISSAP
1 2 (66.67%) ISSEP
1 2 (66.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 2 (66.67%) IISP
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management

Network Security
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DMZ
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 2 (66.67%) CCSP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) IISP
1 2 (66.67%) ISSAP
1 2 (66.67%) ISSEP
1 2 (66.67%) SSCP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco