The table below looks at the statistics for Squid skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Contract jobs citing Squid 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £398 £363
% change year-on-year
-7.54% +9.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Gloucestershire region.

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.28% 16.89% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 20
Average daily rate £325 £285 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -28.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £247 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £411 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.10 £20.00 £30.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

Squid
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Squid Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Squid
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Squid Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Squid
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) LDAP
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) qmail
3 4 (57.14%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) Zenoss
3 4 (57.14%) RHCSA
3 4 (57.14%) LPIC
3 4 (57.14%) CCENT
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) SSL
3 4 (57.14%) HTTP
4 3 (42.86%) NFS
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure

Squid
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LDAP
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) SSL
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 3 (42.86%) SNMP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
2 5 (71.43%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (57.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Security Administrator
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) CentOS
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Security
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) RHCSA
1 4 (57.14%) LPIC
1 4 (57.14%) CCENT
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) qmail
2 3 (42.86%) NFS
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) F5
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) VMware