The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Intrusion Detection
South East / Surrey
Rank 86 87 92
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 3 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.26% 1.09% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 3.67% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 2
Median daily rate - £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +1.75% +0.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - £34.50

Intrusion Detection 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 Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 170 381 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 14.54% 29.65% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 219 153
Median daily rate £380 £398 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.40% +22.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 40 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 £45.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.70% -6.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £20.25 £21.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.24 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in Surrey

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intrusion Detection in Surrey

Intrusion Detection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) Intranet
3 5 (62.50%) Internet
3 5 (62.50%) Nagios
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (62.50%) Replication
3 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
3 5 (62.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 4 (50.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) LDAP
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (25.00%) SSL
6 2 (25.00%) DataPower
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing

Intrusion Detection
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 5 (62.50%) Intranet
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) LDAP
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) SSH
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP
5 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) AWS Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) Replication
3 2 (25.00%) DataPower
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Asset Management
1 5 (62.50%) Regulatory Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Splunk