The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 40 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.31% 0.97% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.02% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £32.50 £112.50
% change year-on-year
+47.16% -71.11%
IPsec
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 40 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.35% 19.32% 25.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 43
Average daily rate £350 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £325 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPsec across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IPsec across the Basingstoke region.

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

IPsec
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing IPsec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IPsec.

1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing IPsec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IPsec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia