The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 120 - 143
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPsec 10 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% - 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% - 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
Median daily rate £325 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £427 £450 £330
% change year-on-year
-5.22% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £47.83 £42.25
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +13.20%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
469 517 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.33% 16.57% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 253 252
Median daily rate £360 £315 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £210 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 65 67
Median hourly rate £36.75 £23.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.78% -9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

IPsec
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 8 £325 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £175 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £625 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IPsec 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 East of England region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 7 (58.33%) VPN
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) FTP
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) OSPF
5 3 (25.00%) BGP
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) SNMP
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) Product Management
5 3 (25.00%) F5
5 3 (25.00%) FortiGate

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Jetty
1 2 (16.67%) Mongrel
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) FTP
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) BGP
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (25.00%) OSPF
3 3 (25.00%) SNMP
4 2 (16.67%) HTTP
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) SMTP
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
4 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) LAMP
2 2 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (16.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (25.00%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (8.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Change Management
1 3 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
1 3 (25.00%) Product Management
1 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Server Hardening
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) Firmware
2 2 (16.67%) iptables
2 2 (16.67%) NFS
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (8.33%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (8.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) F5
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Progress
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) VMware