Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 17 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 69 45
Rank change year-on-year -19 -24 +16
Contract jobs citing Network Security 4 20 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.32% 1.52% 3.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 8.30% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 29
Wiltshire median daily rate £413 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -21.05% -6.75%
10th Percentile £348 £350 £350
90th Percentile £458 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £375 £400 £450
% change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £39.00
South West median hourly rate - £43.50 £42.46
% change year-on-year - +2.45% +9.57%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 172 241 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 13.89% 18.34% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 141 143
Wiltshire median daily rate £423 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% +4.17% -12.20%
10th Percentile £242 £263 £208
90th Percentile £600 £563 £538
South West median daily rate £368 £350 £368
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £45.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.44% +15.38% +67.74%
10th Percentile £14.80 £28.34 £16.25
90th Percentile £44.50 £77.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £31.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +3.17% -19.75% +82.56%

Network Security
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Security in Wiltshire

Network Security
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Security in Wiltshire

Network Security
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Security in Wiltshire

Network Security
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Swindon -3 4 £413 +14.58%
Network Security
South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Network Security.

1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE Security
3 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIS

Network Security
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE Security
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft