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 23 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Blue Coat Proxy SG
UK / England
Rank 547 588 571
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -17
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 26 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.046% 0.044%
As % of the System Software category 0.54% 0.45% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 19
Median daily rate £416 £413 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £425 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £363 £440
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -17.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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
4793 4934 4918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.45% 10.33% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3066 2991 2710
Median daily rate £410 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 450 567
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £32.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year
-0.43% -2.76%

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProxySG within the England region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
South East +23 7 £300 - 1
London +9 7 £450 +5.88%
North West - 4 £300 -
East of England - 3 £488 -
South West - 2 £510 -
Yorkshire +6 1 £273 -27.33%
West Midlands - 1 £500 -
ProxySG
UK

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 48 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 44 (91.67%) Cisco
3 39 (81.25%) Firewall
4 23 (47.92%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (43.75%) Citrix
6 19 (39.58%) CheckPoint
7 18 (37.50%) VPN
8 17 (35.42%) Windows
9 15 (31.25%) WAN
10 14 (29.17%) Network Security
10 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
11 13 (27.08%) F5
12 12 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 12 (25.00%) VMware
12 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (25.00%) Wireless
13 11 (22.92%) LAN
13 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (22.92%) Load Balancing
13 11 (22.92%) Palo Alto
14 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (20.83%) Juniper
15 9 (18.75%) CCNP
15 9 (18.75%) Change Management
15 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (18.75%) XenApp
15 9 (18.75%) SolarWinds
15 9 (18.75%) Data Centre

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 39 (81.25%) Firewall
2 23 (47.92%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (37.50%) VPN
4 15 (31.25%) WAN
5 14 (29.17%) Network Security
6 12 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (25.00%) Wireless
7 11 (22.92%) LAN
8 8 (16.67%) NetScaler
9 6 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
9 6 (12.50%) Internet
10 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
10 5 (10.42%) VLAN
11 4 (8.33%) BGP
11 4 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (8.33%) HTTP
11 4 (8.33%) IPsec
12 3 (6.25%) DNS
12 3 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 2 (4.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.08%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Network Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (10.42%) Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Network Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Blue Coat Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Blue Coat Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Design Authority
8 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.50%) CMDB
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Load Balancing
2 9 (18.75%) Change Management
3 8 (16.67%) Network Management
3 8 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (14.58%) Process Improvement
4 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.33%) ITIL
5 4 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.17%) Change Control
7 2 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.17%) Migration
7 2 (4.17%) Network Design
7 2 (4.17%) Open Source
7 2 (4.17%) Service Management
8 1 (2.08%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.08%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) PHP
2 2 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (18.75%) CCNP
3 6 (12.50%) CCNA
3 6 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (6.25%) CCIE
5 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.08%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) GPG13
1 1 (2.08%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.75%) XenApp
3 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
4 5 (10.42%) BitLocker
5 2 (4.17%) BIND 9
6 1 (2.08%) Firmware
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
6 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) OPNET
2 5 (10.42%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.17%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (4.17%) Cacti
3 2 (4.17%) Nagios
3 2 (4.17%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.08%) DameWare
4 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
4 1 (2.08%) SCOM
4 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 44 (91.67%) Cisco
3 21 (43.75%) Citrix
4 19 (39.58%) CheckPoint
5 13 (27.08%) F5
6 12 (25.00%) VMware
7 11 (22.92%) Palo Alto
8 10 (20.83%) Juniper
9 9 (18.75%) SolarWinds
10 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 6 (12.50%) Arista
11 6 (12.50%) Fortinet
11 6 (12.50%) NetApp
11 6 (12.50%) Riverbed
12 5 (10.42%) HP
12 5 (10.42%) Lumension
13 3 (6.25%) Intel Security
14 2 (4.17%) Bloomberg
14 2 (4.17%) CA
14 2 (4.17%) Reuters