The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 19 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 22 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing IPsec 11 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 7.24% 3.85% 31.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.92% 14.29% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 6
Average daily rate
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£269 - £380
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 - £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 - £27.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Communications & Networking Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 31.58% 26.92% 86.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 4 14
Average daily rate £325 £300 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -22.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £327 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.00% -

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPsec across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing IPsec 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 IPsec.

1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) NAS
2 9 (81.82%) Software Distribution
2 9 (81.82%) Tivoli
2 9 (81.82%) Netcool
2 9 (81.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 9 (81.82%) Clustering
3 8 (72.73%) SAN
3 8 (72.73%) Veritas
3 8 (72.73%) Solaris
3 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing IPsec 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 IPsec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) NAS
2 8 (72.73%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Solaris
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Configuration Management
1 9 (81.82%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Tivoli
1 9 (81.82%) Netcool
1 9 (81.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) Veritas