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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 563 561 557
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 18 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.052% 0.031%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 0.51% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 7
Average daily rate £406 £440 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +27.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £361 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £628 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £440 £360
% change year-on-year
-17.61% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4562 4743 4462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.81% 10.19% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2754 2591 2279
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £180 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 570 527
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.61 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £30.12 £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year
- +2.07%

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 13 February 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

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 13 February 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
London -8 9 £425 -1.16% 2
Yorkshire - 6 £375 -
South East - 3 - - 1
ProxySG
UK

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 26 (81.25%) Cisco
3 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
4 20 (62.50%) Firewall
5 14 (43.75%) Network Security
6 13 (40.63%) Juniper
7 12 (37.50%) WAN
8 11 (34.38%) F5
8 11 (34.38%) Palo Alto
9 9 (28.13%) VPN
9 9 (28.13%) CCNP
9 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (28.13%) Intel Security
10 8 (25.00%) LAN
10 8 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (21.88%) Fortinet
11 7 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (21.88%) CCNA
11 7 (21.88%) CCDP
11 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
12 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 6 (18.75%) ITIL
12 6 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (18.75%) Change Management
12 6 (18.75%) Load Balancing
12 6 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (15.63%) NX-OS
13 5 (15.63%) CCSE
13 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
13 5 (15.63%) SSL

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (62.50%) Firewall
2 14 (43.75%) Network Security
3 12 (37.50%) WAN
4 9 (28.13%) VPN
5 8 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (15.63%) NX-OS
8 5 (15.63%) SSL
9 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (12.50%) IPsec
10 3 (9.38%) Internet
11 2 (6.25%) DHCP
11 2 (6.25%) DNS
11 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
11 2 (6.25%) MPLS
11 2 (6.25%) OSPF
11 2 (6.25%) RIP
11 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Law
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Security Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Blue Coat Specialist
6 4 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Network Specialist
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Data Centre Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Data Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (18.75%) Change Management
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 4 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (12.50%) Web Filtering
4 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) SIEM
6 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) CCNP
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.88%) CCDP
2 7 (21.88%) CCNA
3 5 (15.63%) CCSE
4 4 (12.50%) CCSA
4 4 (12.50%) CCSP
4 4 (12.50%) CISSP
5 3 (9.38%) CCDA
5 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.25%) JNCIP
6 2 (6.25%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) HIPAA
1 4 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (6.25%) QRadar
2 1 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 26 (81.25%) Cisco
3 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
4 13 (40.63%) Juniper
5 11 (34.38%) F5
5 11 (34.38%) Palo Alto
6 9 (28.13%) Intel Security
7 7 (21.88%) Fortinet
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.50%) Nokia
9 4 (12.50%) Riverbed
9 4 (12.50%) TippingPoint
9 4 (12.50%) Tufin
10 3 (9.38%) Citrix
11 2 (6.25%) Clearswift
11 2 (6.25%) IBM
11 2 (6.25%) Trustwave
12 1 (3.13%) IronPort
12 1 (3.13%) Lumension
12 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
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