The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 93 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.80% 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
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
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
167 210 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.31% 12.03% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 106 50
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £223 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 26
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £30.00 £24.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 2 £325 -
Nottinghamshire -4 1 £438 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) ADSL
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) ADSL
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds