The table below looks at the statistics for ProxySG skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 430 422 423
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 5 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.064% 0.082%
As % of the System Software category 0.18% 0.68% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Median daily rate £470 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £288 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £475 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-39.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ProxySG
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2715 2209 2385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.00% 9.46% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1883 1476 1532
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 100 163
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.15 £43.45 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ProxySG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in London

ProxySG
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ProxySG Daily Rate Trend in London

ProxySG
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ProxySG Hourly Rate Trend in London

ProxySG
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProxySG within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Croydon -14 1 £470 -
ProxySG
England

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 London region with a requirement for ProxySG.

1 14 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 10 (71.43%) Internet
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
4 9 (64.29%) VPN
4 9 (64.29%) Citrix
4 9 (64.29%) Network Security
5 8 (57.14%) F5
5 8 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (57.14%) ITIL
6 7 (50.00%) DHCP
6 7 (50.00%) DNS
6 7 (50.00%) SSL
6 7 (50.00%) ITIL V3
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (50.00%) BIG-IP
6 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (42.86%) WAN
7 6 (42.86%) Wireless
7 6 (42.86%) Juniper
8 5 (35.71%) IPsec
8 5 (35.71%) Finance
8 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
9 4 (28.57%) FireEye
9 4 (28.57%) Sourcefire
9 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
9 4 (28.57%) BGP
10 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
10 3 (21.43%) SAN

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) Internet
3 9 (64.29%) Network Security
3 9 (64.29%) VPN
4 8 (57.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (50.00%) BIG-IP
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (50.00%) DHCP
5 7 (50.00%) DNS
5 7 (50.00%) SSL
6 6 (42.86%) WAN
6 6 (42.86%) Wireless
7 5 (35.71%) IPsec
8 4 (28.57%) BGP
9 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
9 3 (21.43%) SAN
9 3 (21.43%) VLAN
10 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
10 2 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 3 (21.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (7.14%) BBC
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (21.43%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (21.43%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) JNCIP
1 1 (7.14%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) BIND 9
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cacti
1 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
4 8 (57.14%) F5
5 6 (42.86%) Juniper
6 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
7 4 (28.57%) FireEye
7 4 (28.57%) Sourcefire
8 3 (21.43%) Motorola
9 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
10 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 1 (7.14%) VMware