The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 April 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 35
Contract jobs citing Network Security 0 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon - 1.78% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.41% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £352 £375
% change year-on-year +27.84% -6.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.63 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -18.89% +11.42%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 29 81 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 8.79% 23.96% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 55 21
Median daily rate £253 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.34% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £337 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £398 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £28.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.90% -3.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -28.57% +16.66%  

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Swindon

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 5 (55.56%) Sourcefire
2 5 (55.56%) Snort
2 5 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (55.56%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (55.56%) Defect Management
2 5 (55.56%) Threat Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) Test Planning
3 4 (44.44%) CHECK Team Member
3 4 (44.44%) CREST Certified
3 4 (44.44%) WCF
3 4 (44.44%) AppFabric
3 4 (44.44%) CISM
3 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
3 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Security Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Test Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) AppFabric
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) WCF
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Defect Management
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
1 5 (55.56%) Threat Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Network Segmentation
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CHECK Team Member
1 4 (44.44%) CISM
1 4 (44.44%) CREST Certified
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Sourcefire
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) CA
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
Swindon, Wiltshire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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