The first table below looks at the demand for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bristol region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 61 45 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Contract jobs citing IPsec 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.89% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.07% 3.13% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £368 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -1.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 - £32.50
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
99 64 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.56% 11.92% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 28 47
Average daily rate £400 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £39.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +57.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £19.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £46.00 £47.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
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IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IPsec across the Bristol region.

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) LDAP
1 10 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) VPN
1 10 (100.00%) IPv6
1 10 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) LAMP
1 10 (100.00%) Samba
1 10 (100.00%) Debian
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) Apache
1 10 (100.00%) nginx
1 10 (100.00%) Confluence
1 10 (100.00%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LDAP
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) VPN
1 10 (100.00%) IPv6
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
1 10 (100.00%) BGP
1 10 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Subversion
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) Hudson
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Wiki
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 10 (100.00%) Debian
2 9 (90.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 10 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Perl
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
1 10 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Samba
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) Postfix
1 10 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago