Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 19 October 2018 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 146 175
Rank change year-on-year -10 +29 -3
Contract jobs citing Intrusion Detection 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.32% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.79% 1.00% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £16.50
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 394 402 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.50% 13.70% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 218 279
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £291 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £543 £551
Yorkshire median daily rate £416 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +0.85% +3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 19
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.51 £14.20 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.23% +5.19% -13.89%
10th Percentile £10.70 £9.40 £10.20
90th Percentile £25.23 £28.30 £21.78
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.66 £14.20 £13.96
% change year-on-year +17.29% +1.74% +7.37%

Intrusion Detection
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Intrusion Detection in West Yorkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Intrusion Detection in West Yorkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Intrusion Detection in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Intrusion Detection in West Yorkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Intrusion Detection in West Yorkshire

Intrusion Detection
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Leeds -2 11 £500 +17.65% 2
Intrusion Detection
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Intrusion Detection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Intrusion Detection.

1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
1 9 (81.82%) Nessus
2 7 (63.64%) CEH
2 7 (63.64%) Information Management
2 7 (63.64%) Nmap
2 7 (63.64%) HTTP
2 7 (63.64%) Metasploit
2 7 (63.64%) Splunk
2 7 (63.64%) SIEM
2 7 (63.64%) Network Security
2 7 (63.64%) QRadar
2 7 (63.64%) CSIRT
3 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (18.18%) Cyber Resilience
6 2 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Storage Management
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
6 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008

Intrusion Detection
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) HTTP
2 7 (63.64%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) FTP
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Splunk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Operations Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Splunk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) Information Management
2 7 (63.64%) SIEM
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Cyber Resilience
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (18.18%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
3 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Storage Management
3 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 7 (63.64%) CEH
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) GCED
4 2 (18.18%) GCIA
4 2 (18.18%) GIAC
4 2 (18.18%) GSEC
4 2 (18.18%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Nessus
2 7 (63.64%) CSIRT
2 7 (63.64%) Nmap
2 7 (63.64%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Splunk
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Qualys
2 2 (18.18%) VMware