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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 612 581 565
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -16
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 19 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.057% 0.046%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.56% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 12
Median daily rate £450 £450 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £363 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £625 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £455 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +30.00%
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
5704 5187 4944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.19% 10.23% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3575 2893 2583
Median daily rate £394 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 426 633 606
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 £11.00 £11.00 £10.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +0.76%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +3 12 £450 -
London -23 5 £455 +1.11% 4
Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
South West - 1 £330 -
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ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 37 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 29 (78.38%) Cisco
3 28 (75.68%) Firewall
4 24 (64.86%) CheckPoint
5 19 (51.35%) F5
6 15 (40.54%) Network Security
6 15 (40.54%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (35.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (35.14%) CCNP
8 11 (29.73%) Juniper
8 11 (29.73%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (27.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 10 (27.03%) DDoS Mitigation
10 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
10 9 (24.32%) WAN
11 8 (21.62%) BGP
11 8 (21.62%) CCSA
11 8 (21.62%) Deep Packet Inspection
11 8 (21.62%) FWSM
11 8 (21.62%) FortiGate
11 8 (21.62%) Fortinet
11 8 (21.62%) CCSE
12 7 (18.92%) BIG-IP
12 7 (18.92%) High Availability
12 7 (18.92%) LAN
12 7 (18.92%) DNS
13 6 (16.22%) RIP
13 6 (16.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (16.22%) OSPF

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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 6 (16.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (75.68%) Firewall
2 15 (40.54%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (40.54%) Network Security
3 13 (35.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 11 (29.73%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
5 9 (24.32%) WAN
6 8 (21.62%) BGP
6 8 (21.62%) FWSM
7 7 (18.92%) BIG-IP
7 7 (18.92%) DNS
7 7 (18.92%) LAN
8 6 (16.22%) OSPF
8 6 (16.22%) RIP
9 5 (13.51%) Broadband
9 5 (13.51%) HTTP
9 5 (13.51%) HTTPS
9 5 (13.51%) SMTP
9 5 (13.51%) SNMP
9 5 (13.51%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (13.51%) Billing
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Network Engineer
1 17 (45.95%) Security Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) IP Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) IP Security Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Blue Coat Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Network Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Network Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Network Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Broadcast Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) BBC
4 1 (2.70%) iDTV
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
1 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) DDoS Mitigation
2 8 (21.62%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 7 (18.92%) High Availability
4 5 (13.51%) Change Management
4 5 (13.51%) CRM
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) Service Management
6 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.41%) SIEM
7 1 (2.70%) Change Control
7 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.70%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) CCNP
1 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (21.62%) CCSA
2 8 (21.62%) CCSE
3 5 (13.51%) CISSP
3 5 (13.51%) JNCIP
3 5 (13.51%) JNCIS
3 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) CCDA
4 3 (8.11%) CCDP
4 3 (8.11%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) FortiGate
2 3 (8.11%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (5.41%) QRadar
4 1 (2.70%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 29 (78.38%) Cisco
3 24 (64.86%) CheckPoint
4 19 (51.35%) F5
5 11 (29.73%) Juniper
6 8 (21.62%) Fortinet
7 4 (10.81%) Palo Alto
7 4 (10.81%) Riverbed
8 3 (8.11%) Clearswift
8 3 (8.11%) IBM
8 3 (8.11%) Intel Security
8 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.11%) Trustwave
9 2 (5.41%) Citrix
9 2 (5.41%) Forcepoint
9 2 (5.41%) Motorola
10 1 (2.70%) BT
10 1 (2.70%) Huawei
10 1 (2.70%) Nokia
10 1 (2.70%) TippingPoint