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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 585 580 559
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 28 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.073% 0.061%
As % of the System Software category 0.46% 0.67% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 19
Median daily rate £390 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £358 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
6063 5541 5053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.36% 10.87% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3830 3178 2759
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 578 608
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.80 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.74% +14.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 1 July 2016.

ProxySG Daily Rate Histogram in England

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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 1 July 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
South East +15 10 £450 -
London -31 9 £471 -14.31%
South West - 8 £330 -
Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
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UK

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 41 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 36 (87.80%) Firewall
3 32 (78.05%) Cisco
4 28 (68.29%) F5
5 22 (53.66%) CheckPoint
6 20 (48.78%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (48.78%) CCNP
6 20 (48.78%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (41.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 16 (39.02%) Network Security
8 16 (39.02%) Juniper
9 15 (36.59%) VPN
10 14 (34.15%) DHCP
10 14 (34.15%) BGP
10 14 (34.15%) BIG-IP
10 14 (34.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 14 (34.15%) DDoS Mitigation
11 13 (31.71%) DNS
12 12 (29.27%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
13 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
13 11 (26.83%) High Availability
14 10 (24.39%) FWSM
14 10 (24.39%) FortiGate
14 10 (24.39%) Deep Packet Inspection
14 10 (24.39%) Wireshark
14 10 (24.39%) CCSE
14 10 (24.39%) CCSA
14 10 (24.39%) WAN
14 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP

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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 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 36 (87.80%) Firewall
2 20 (48.78%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (41.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 16 (39.02%) Network Security
5 15 (36.59%) VPN
6 14 (34.15%) BGP
6 14 (34.15%) BIG-IP
6 14 (34.15%) DHCP
7 13 (31.71%) DNS
8 12 (29.27%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (24.39%) FWSM
9 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
9 10 (24.39%) WAN
9 10 (24.39%) Wireshark
10 9 (21.95%) Wireless
11 8 (19.51%) Internet
12 7 (17.07%) EIGRP
12 7 (17.07%) HTTPS
12 7 (17.07%) OSPF
12 7 (17.07%) SSL
General
1 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Billing
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Back Office
3 2 (4.88%) Law
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Network Engineer
2 20 (48.78%) Security Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) IP Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) IP Security Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Network Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Security Architect
7 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.32%) PKI
4 2 (4.88%) BBC
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
1 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) DDoS Mitigation
2 11 (26.83%) High Availability
3 10 (24.39%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 9 (21.95%) ITIL
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL V3
5 7 (17.07%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 7 (17.07%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 6 (14.63%) Change Management
7 5 (12.20%) CRM
8 3 (7.32%) Information Security
9 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.88%) Service Management
10 1 (2.44%) Change Control
10 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (2.44%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) CCNP
1 20 (48.78%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
2 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
3 10 (24.39%) CCSA
3 10 (24.39%) CCSE
4 8 (19.51%) CISSP
5 3 (7.32%) CCIE
5 3 (7.32%) CCNA
5 3 (7.32%) JNCIP
5 3 (7.32%) JNCIS
6 2 (4.88%) CCDA
6 2 (4.88%) CCDP
7 1 (2.44%) CISM
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) BitLocker
1 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.88%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (2.44%) QRadar
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 32 (78.05%) Cisco
3 28 (68.29%) F5
4 22 (53.66%) CheckPoint
5 16 (39.02%) Juniper
6 8 (19.51%) TippingPoint
7 7 (17.07%) Citrix
8 5 (12.20%) Fortinet
9 4 (9.76%) Motorola
10 3 (7.32%) FireEye
10 3 (7.32%) Sourcefire
11 2 (4.88%) Clearswift
11 2 (4.88%) Forcepoint
11 2 (4.88%) IBM
11 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
11 2 (4.88%) Palo Alto
11 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
11 2 (4.88%) Trustwave
12 1 (2.44%) BT
12 1 (2.44%) Microsoft