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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 420 425 404
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 11 9 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.040% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.40% 0.41% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 13
Median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £425 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £256 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.15% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
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
2741 2176 2144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.71% 9.60% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1891 1525 1379
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 108 161
Median hourly rate £18.33 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.83% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.61
% change year-on-year
- -3.67%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ProxySG across the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

ProxySG Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 December 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
City of London +5 5 £319 -25.00%
ProxySG
England

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 23 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 20 (86.96%) Firewall
3 19 (82.61%) Cisco
4 17 (73.91%) VPN
5 15 (65.22%) Citrix
5 15 (65.22%) CheckPoint
6 14 (60.87%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (47.83%) Network Security
7 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
7 11 (47.83%) Wireless
7 11 (47.83%) Internet
7 11 (47.83%) WAN
8 10 (43.48%) Palo Alto
9 9 (39.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 9 (39.13%) F5
10 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (34.78%) DNS
10 8 (34.78%) ITIL
10 8 (34.78%) SSL
10 8 (34.78%) IPsec
11 7 (30.43%) Finance
11 7 (30.43%) BIG-IP
11 7 (30.43%) BGP
11 7 (30.43%) Juniper
11 7 (30.43%) DHCP
11 7 (30.43%) LAN
11 7 (30.43%) ITIL V3
11 7 (30.43%) Load Balancing
12 6 (26.09%) Change Management
13 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds

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 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) Firewall
2 17 (73.91%) VPN
3 14 (60.87%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (47.83%) Internet
4 11 (47.83%) Network Security
4 11 (47.83%) WAN
4 11 (47.83%) Wireless
5 9 (39.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (34.78%) DNS
6 8 (34.78%) IPsec
6 8 (34.78%) SSL
7 7 (30.43%) BGP
7 7 (30.43%) BIG-IP
7 7 (30.43%) DHCP
7 7 (30.43%) LAN
8 4 (17.39%) HTTP
8 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
9 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
9 3 (13.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Network Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Security Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Core Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Design Authority
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
3 3 (13.04%) CMDB
3 3 (13.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) ITIL V3
2 7 (30.43%) Load Balancing
3 6 (26.09%) Change Management
4 4 (17.39%) Network Management
4 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (13.04%) High Availability
5 3 (13.04%) Open Source
6 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Network Design
7 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PHP
1 3 (13.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CISM
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) BIND 9
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Firmware
3 1 (4.35%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Cacti
1 3 (13.04%) Nagios
1 3 (13.04%) OPNET
2 2 (8.70%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (8.70%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 19 (82.61%) Cisco
3 15 (65.22%) CheckPoint
3 15 (65.22%) Citrix
4 10 (43.48%) Palo Alto
5 9 (39.13%) F5
6 7 (30.43%) Juniper
7 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
8 4 (17.39%) FireEye
8 4 (17.39%) Sourcefire
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.04%) Motorola
9 3 (13.04%) Riverbed
10 2 (8.70%) CA
10 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
10 2 (8.70%) HP
10 2 (8.70%) Lancope
10 2 (8.70%) VMware
11 1 (4.35%) Lumension
11 1 (4.35%) SevOne