The table below looks at the statistics for ProxySG skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 546 552 518
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -34
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 49 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.063% 0.060%
As % of the System Software category 0.93% 0.65% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 20 18
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£525 £345 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £313 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £345 £413
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -16.36%
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 England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5263 4799 4658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.18% 9.72% 10.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3083 2667 2387
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 537 588 608
Average hourly rate £17.15 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.47 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.63 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -11.76%

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ProxySG across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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

ProxySG
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProxySG within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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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
London +36 35 £550 +57.14%
South East -21 7 £316 -7.05% 4
South West -2 6 £450 -
East of England - 1 £375 -
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ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 75 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 67 (89.33%) Firewall
3 66 (88.00%) Cisco
4 59 (78.67%) CheckPoint
5 43 (57.33%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (44.00%) WAN
6 33 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 33 (44.00%) Data Centre
7 32 (42.67%) Nokia
8 30 (40.00%) Wireless
9 28 (37.33%) F5
10 26 (34.67%) LAN
10 26 (34.67%) VPN
11 25 (33.33%) Juniper
12 23 (30.67%) Network Security
13 22 (29.33%) BIG-IP
13 22 (29.33%) SSL
14 21 (28.00%) Windows
14 21 (28.00%) Symantec
14 21 (28.00%) Finance
15 20 (26.67%) Load Balancing
15 20 (26.67%) CCNP
16 19 (25.33%) SAN
16 19 (25.33%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (24.00%) CA
18 17 (22.67%) Nortel
18 17 (22.67%) Avaya
18 17 (22.67%) Oracle
18 17 (22.67%) VoIP
19 16 (21.33%) Linux

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 67 (89.33%) Firewall
2 33 (44.00%) WAN
2 33 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 30 (40.00%) Wireless
4 26 (34.67%) LAN
4 26 (34.67%) VPN
5 23 (30.67%) Network Security
6 22 (29.33%) SSL
6 22 (29.33%) BIG-IP
7 19 (25.33%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (25.33%) SAN
8 17 (22.67%) VoIP
9 15 (20.00%) DNS
10 14 (18.67%) NetScaler
11 12 (16.00%) Internet
12 11 (14.67%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (14.67%) NX-OS
13 10 (13.33%) BGP
14 9 (12.00%) TCP/IP
14 9 (12.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) MySQL
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.00%) EDMS
General
1 21 (28.00%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.00%) Banking
3 6 (8.00%) Retail
4 4 (5.33%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.67%) Billing
5 2 (2.67%) Publishing
6 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 19 (25.33%) Architect
3 15 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 14 (18.67%) Network Architect
5 13 (17.33%) Security Engineer
6 10 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (8.00%) Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Security Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Network Team Leader
9 3 (4.00%) Firewall Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Firewall Specialist
9 3 (4.00%) Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 2 (2.67%) Administrator
10 2 (2.67%) Network Analyst
10 2 (2.67%) Data Consultant
10 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) Middleware
2 3 (4.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 33 (44.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.33%) PKI
5 3 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) Windows
2 16 (21.33%) Linux
3 13 (17.33%) Oracle Linux
3 13 (17.33%) Solaris
3 13 (17.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 14 (18.67%) Network Architecture
3 13 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (17.33%) Network Design
4 9 (12.00%) ITIL
5 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (6.67%) Open Source
7 4 (5.33%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (5.33%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (5.33%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (5.33%) Project Planning
7 4 (5.33%) WAN Optimisation
8 2 (2.67%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.67%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.67%) CRM
8 2 (2.67%) Change Management
8 2 (2.67%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 2 (2.67%) Security Architecture
8 2 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) Python
2 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (57.33%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (26.67%) CCNP
3 12 (16.00%) CCNA
3 12 (16.00%) CCSE
4 9 (12.00%) CCSA
5 8 (10.67%) CISSP
6 6 (8.00%) CCSP
7 5 (6.67%) CCDP
8 4 (5.33%) CCIE
9 2 (2.67%) CCDA
10 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.33%) Degree
10 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (5.33%) HIPAA
3 3 (4.00%) SLA
4 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (6.67%) XenServer
2 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 13 (17.33%) Control-M
1 13 (17.33%) BladeLogic
2 5 (6.67%) Cacti
2 5 (6.67%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (6.67%) Nagios
3 2 (2.67%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 66 (88.00%) Cisco
3 59 (78.67%) CheckPoint
4 32 (42.67%) Nokia
5 28 (37.33%) F5
6 25 (33.33%) Juniper
7 21 (28.00%) Symantec
8 18 (24.00%) CA
9 17 (22.67%) Oracle
9 17 (22.67%) Avaya
9 17 (22.67%) Nortel
10 16 (21.33%) Citrix
11 11 (14.67%) McAfee
11 11 (14.67%) Fortinet
12 8 (10.67%) Sourcefire
13 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
13 6 (8.00%) TippingPoint
13 6 (8.00%) Tufin
14 5 (6.67%) Lancope
14 5 (6.67%) Riverbed
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