The table below looks at the statistics for Squid 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 Squid over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Squid Cache
Rank 563 540 568
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +28
Contract jobs citing Squid 15 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.060% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 0.29% 0.62% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 3
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£394 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £272 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £399 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Squid
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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
5091 4706 4469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.74% 9.76% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2841 2517 2194
Average daily rate £340 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 635 555 555
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £32.50 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Squid across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in England

Squid
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Squid across the England region.

Squid Daily Rate Trend in England

Squid
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Squid across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Squid Daily Rate Histogram in England

Squid
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Squid across the England region.

Squid Hourly Rate Trend in England

Squid
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 Squid within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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 +7 8 £431 +24.10% 2
South West - 5 £400 -
South East -3 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £313 - 1
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North West - - - -
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Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Squid 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 Squid.

1 44 (86.27%) Linux
2 36 (70.59%) LDAP
3 29 (56.86%) DNS
3 29 (56.86%) Cisco
4 28 (54.90%) Apache
5 27 (52.94%) SMTP
6 25 (49.02%) Perl
7 20 (39.22%) VMware
7 20 (39.22%) HTTP
7 20 (39.22%) Juniper
7 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (37.25%) Red Hat
9 18 (35.29%) NFS
9 18 (35.29%) qmail
10 17 (33.33%) Internet
11 16 (31.37%) SSL
11 16 (31.37%) CentOS
11 16 (31.37%) F5
12 15 (29.41%) Zenoss
12 15 (29.41%) Load Balancing
13 14 (27.45%) LPIC
13 14 (27.45%) NetApp
13 14 (27.45%) CCENT
14 13 (25.49%) Sendmail
14 13 (25.49%) Ubuntu
15 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
16 11 (21.57%) Shell Script
16 11 (21.57%) ITIL
16 11 (21.57%) UNIX
16 11 (21.57%) Postfix

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Squid 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 Squid. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (54.90%) Apache
2 7 (13.73%) IIS
3 4 (7.84%) nginx
3 4 (7.84%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.96%) Confluence
5 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 36 (70.59%) LDAP
2 29 (56.86%) DNS
3 27 (52.94%) SMTP
4 20 (39.22%) HTTP
5 17 (33.33%) Internet
6 16 (31.37%) SSL
7 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 8 (15.69%) iSCSI
9 7 (13.73%) SNMP
10 5 (9.80%) Firewall
11 4 (7.84%) OpenVPN
11 4 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (7.84%) Network Security
12 3 (5.88%) IMAP
12 3 (5.88%) DHCP
12 3 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (3.92%) Reverse Proxy
13 2 (3.92%) FTP
14 1 (1.96%) NetScreen
14 1 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
1 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.84%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) MSI
3 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Czech Language
3 1 (1.96%) German Language
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Administrator
2 20 (39.22%) Systems Administrator
2 20 (39.22%) Linux Administrator
3 15 (29.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (13.73%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) Linux Support
6 4 (7.84%) Network Security Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) QA Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Network Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Security Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Build Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) LAMP
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.96%) CSS
2 1 (1.96%) XML
2 1 (1.96%) XSLT
2 1 (1.96%) jQuery
2 1 (1.96%) RESTful
2 1 (1.96%) CSS3
2 1 (1.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Open Source
1 4 (7.84%) PKI
2 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Equities
3 1 (1.96%) AS400
3 1 (1.96%) Replication
3 1 (1.96%) CESG
3 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.96%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (86.27%) Linux
2 16 (31.37%) CentOS
3 13 (25.49%) Ubuntu
4 11 (21.57%) UNIX
5 10 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (11.76%) Solaris
7 5 (9.80%) Debian
7 5 (9.80%) Windows
8 1 (1.96%) SUSE
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Load Balancing
2 11 (21.57%) ITIL
3 4 (7.84%) DevOps
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Security
3 4 (7.84%) Information Security
4 2 (3.92%) Migration
5 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.96%) Logistics
5 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.96%) Project Management
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Management
5 1 (1.96%) Release Management
5 1 (1.96%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.96%) Change Control
5 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
5 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.96%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.96%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) Perl
2 11 (21.57%) Shell Script
3 10 (19.61%) Bash Shell
4 7 (13.73%) Ruby
5 6 (11.76%) Python
6 4 (7.84%) SQL
7 3 (5.88%) Korn
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.96%) C
9 1 (1.96%) C#
9 1 (1.96%) Java
9 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) LPIC
1 14 (27.45%) CCENT
2 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.69%) Degree
4 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) CCNP
5 4 (7.84%) CCNA
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.96%) PMP
6 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 4 (7.84%) GPG13
2 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (5.88%) SLA
4 1 (1.96%) TickIT
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (35.29%) NFS
2 18 (35.29%) qmail
3 13 (25.49%) Sendmail
4 11 (21.57%) Postfix
5 10 (19.61%) Active Directory
6 4 (7.84%) Snort
7 3 (5.88%) KVM
7 3 (5.88%) Dovecot
8 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.96%) Samba
8 1 (1.96%) Xen
8 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.96%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (1.96%) Varnish
8 1 (1.96%) GPFS
8 1 (1.96%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) Zenoss
2 10 (19.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (7.84%) ZABBIX
4 3 (5.88%) Nagios
4 3 (5.88%) Cacti
4 3 (5.88%) HAProxy
5 2 (3.92%) Puppet
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.96%) RANCID
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Cisco
2 20 (39.22%) VMware
2 20 (39.22%) Juniper
3 19 (37.25%) Red Hat
4 16 (31.37%) F5
5 14 (27.45%) NetApp
6 9 (17.65%) HP
6 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 6 (11.76%) Oracle
8 5 (9.80%) Blue Coat
8 5 (9.80%) CheckPoint
9 4 (7.84%) Sourcefire
9 4 (7.84%) Websense
10 3 (5.88%) Dell
11 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.96%) Altiris
11 1 (1.96%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (1.96%) SAP
11 1 (1.96%) JBoss
11 1 (1.96%) EMC
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