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 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 610 600 547
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -53
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 19 46 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.087% 0.100%
As % of the System Software category 0.32% 0.82% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 35 28
Median daily rate £448 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £314 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
5909 5643 5308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.94% 10.67% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3823 3230 2953
Median daily rate £413 £365 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +10.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 561 635
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £43.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 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
London -6 11 £471 -5.75%
South West +6 5 £325 -27.77% 2
East of England +22 1 - -
South East -2 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
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UK

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 36 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 32 (88.89%) Firewall
3 31 (86.11%) Cisco
4 28 (77.78%) F5
5 21 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (58.33%) CheckPoint
6 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (52.78%) CCNP
8 18 (50.00%) VPN
9 17 (47.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 16 (44.44%) BIG-IP
10 16 (44.44%) DHCP
10 16 (44.44%) BGP
11 15 (41.67%) DNS
11 15 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 15 (41.67%) DDoS Mitigation
12 14 (38.89%) Juniper
13 13 (36.11%) Network Security
14 12 (33.33%) High Availability
15 11 (30.56%) Internet
16 10 (27.78%) Citrix
16 10 (27.78%) ITIL
16 10 (27.78%) WAN
16 10 (27.78%) CCSE
16 10 (27.78%) CCSA
16 10 (27.78%) FWSM
16 10 (27.78%) Wireshark
16 10 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
16 10 (27.78%) Deep Packet Inspection
16 10 (27.78%) FortiGate

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:

Communications & Networking
1 32 (88.89%) Firewall
2 21 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (50.00%) VPN
4 17 (47.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 16 (44.44%) BGP
5 16 (44.44%) BIG-IP
5 16 (44.44%) DHCP
6 15 (41.67%) DNS
7 13 (36.11%) Network Security
8 11 (30.56%) Internet
9 10 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (27.78%) FWSM
9 10 (27.78%) WAN
9 10 (27.78%) Wireshark
10 9 (25.00%) SSL
10 9 (25.00%) Wireless
11 8 (22.22%) EIGRP
11 8 (22.22%) IPsec
11 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 8 (22.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
General
1 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Billing
3 5 (13.89%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 2 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 16 (44.44%) Security Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) IP Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) IP Security Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (8.33%) PKI
5 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.78%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) DDoS Mitigation
2 12 (33.33%) High Availability
3 10 (27.78%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 10 (27.78%) ITIL
4 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 7 (19.44%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 7 (19.44%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 6 (16.67%) Change Management
7 5 (13.89%) CRM
8 3 (8.33%) Information Security
9 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
9 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.78%) Change Control
10 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.78%) Open Source
10 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) PHP
1 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (52.78%) CCNP
3 10 (27.78%) CCSA
3 10 (27.78%) CCSE
4 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (22.22%) CISSP
6 4 (11.11%) CCIE
7 2 (5.56%) CCNA
8 1 (2.78%) CISM
8 1 (2.78%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) BIND 9
1 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.78%) Cacti
2 1 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 31 (86.11%) Cisco
3 28 (77.78%) F5
4 21 (58.33%) CheckPoint
5 14 (38.89%) Juniper
6 10 (27.78%) Citrix
7 8 (22.22%) TippingPoint
8 5 (13.89%) Motorola
8 5 (13.89%) Palo Alto
9 4 (11.11%) FireEye
9 4 (11.11%) Sourcefire
10 3 (8.33%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.78%) Lumension
11 1 (2.78%) Microsoft