The table below looks at the statistics for ProxySG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 121 119 116
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.040% 0.12% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 0.38% 1.10% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £413
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -17.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
265 272 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.69% 10.88% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 106 117
Average daily rate £398 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £258 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 13 32
Average hourly rate £21.55 £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.68% -41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.12 £21.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ProxySG across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ProxySG
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ProxySG Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ProxySG 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 ProxySG.

1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) CCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ProxySG 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 ProxySG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) RIP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) 3G
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) VRRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 2 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CCSA
1 2 (100.00%) CCSE
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) F5