The table below looks at the statistics for ProxySG skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 610 594 550
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -44
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 9 37 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.071% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.15% 0.69% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 24 33
Median daily rate £448 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.87% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-39.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ProxySG
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5999 5334 5420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.03% 10.26% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3834 3081 3015
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 564 674
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £41.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ProxySG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in England

ProxySG
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ProxySG Daily Rate Trend in England

ProxySG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ProxySG across the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

ProxySG Daily Rate Histogram in England

ProxySG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ProxySG Hourly Rate Trend in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProxySG within the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
London -15 6 £470 -1.05% 1
South East +3 1 £213 -39.28%
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
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UK

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ProxySG 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 England region with a requirement for ProxySG.

1 37 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 32 (86.49%) Firewall
2 32 (86.49%) Cisco
3 25 (67.57%) F5
4 21 (56.76%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (54.05%) CCNP
6 19 (51.35%) CheckPoint
6 19 (51.35%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (48.65%) VPN
8 16 (43.24%) Juniper
9 15 (40.54%) DHCP
10 14 (37.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 13 (35.14%) BIG-IP
11 13 (35.14%) BGP
11 13 (35.14%) DNS
12 12 (32.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 12 (32.43%) DDoS Mitigation
13 11 (29.73%) FortiGate
13 11 (29.73%) Network Security
14 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
14 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
14 10 (27.03%) WAN
14 10 (27.03%) Internet
15 9 (24.32%) Citrix
15 9 (24.32%) CCSE
15 9 (24.32%) Wireless
15 9 (24.32%) CCSA
15 9 (24.32%) High Availability
15 9 (24.32%) FWSM
15 9 (24.32%) Cisco PIX

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (86.49%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (48.65%) VPN
4 15 (40.54%) DHCP
5 14 (37.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 13 (35.14%) BGP
6 13 (35.14%) BIG-IP
6 13 (35.14%) DNS
7 11 (29.73%) Network Security
8 10 (27.03%) Internet
8 10 (27.03%) WAN
9 9 (24.32%) Cisco PIX
9 9 (24.32%) FWSM
9 9 (24.32%) Wireless
9 9 (24.32%) Wireshark
10 8 (21.62%) IPsec
11 7 (18.92%) HTTP
11 7 (18.92%) SSL
11 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
12 6 (16.22%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
General
1 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.51%) Billing
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Network Engineer
2 15 (40.54%) Security Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) IP Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) IP Security Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.81%) Algorithms
4 3 (8.11%) PKI
5 1 (2.70%) BBC
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) DDoS Mitigation
2 9 (24.32%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 9 (24.32%) High Availability
3 8 (21.62%) ITIL
4 7 (18.92%) ITIL V3
5 6 (16.22%) Change Management
5 6 (16.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 6 (16.22%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 5 (13.51%) CRM
7 3 (8.11%) Information Security
8 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.70%) Change Control
9 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.70%) Open Source
9 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PHP
1 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (54.05%) CCNP
3 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
4 9 (24.32%) CCSA
4 9 (24.32%) CCSE
5 7 (18.92%) CISSP
6 4 (10.81%) CCIE
6 4 (10.81%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) CISM
7 1 (2.70%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.70%) JNCIS
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.41%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.70%) BIND 9
2 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.70%) Cacti
2 1 (2.70%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 32 (86.49%) Cisco
3 25 (67.57%) F5
4 19 (51.35%) CheckPoint
5 16 (43.24%) Juniper
6 9 (24.32%) Citrix
7 8 (21.62%) TippingPoint
8 5 (13.51%) Fortinet
8 5 (13.51%) Palo Alto
9 4 (10.81%) FireEye
9 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.81%) Sourcefire
10 3 (8.11%) Motorola
11 2 (5.41%) Lumension
11 2 (5.41%) VMware