The table below looks at the statistics for TACACS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TACACS over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 431 412 417
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Contract jobs citing TACACS 6 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.093% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.73% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 11
Median daily rate £470 £435 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% +33.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £435 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £285
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
TACACS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3259 3026 3141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.35% 12.82% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2134 1948 1931
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 86 98
Median hourly rate £21.45 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.13% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.70 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

TACACS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing TACACS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TACACS Jobs Demand Trend in London

TACACS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

TACACS Daily Rate Trend in London

TACACS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TACACS across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

TACACS Daily Rate Histogram in London

TACACS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

TACACS Hourly Rate Trend in London

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TACACS 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 TACACS.

1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
1 10 (71.43%) OSPF
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) Wireless
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (50.00%) BGP
4 6 (42.86%) CCNP
4 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) HSRP
5 5 (35.71%) Network Management
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (35.71%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) Spanning Tree
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 4 (28.57%) SSL
6 4 (28.57%) MPLS
6 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 4 (28.57%) FortiGate
6 4 (28.57%) IPsec
7 3 (21.43%) VPLS
7 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
7 3 (21.43%) Infoblox

TACACS
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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
1 10 (71.43%) OSPF
2 8 (57.14%) Wireless
3 7 (50.00%) BGP
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (42.86%) HSRP
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (35.71%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (35.71%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 4 (28.57%) IPsec
6 4 (28.57%) MPLS
6 4 (28.57%) SSL
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (21.43%) VPLS
7 3 (21.43%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Mandriva Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Network Management
2 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Korn
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
1 1 (7.14%) Snort
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) FortiGate
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (7.14%) AppManager
3 1 (7.14%) Cacti
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco CME
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (7.14%) TrustSec
3 1 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) Infoblox
3 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Lancope
5 1 (7.14%) Nokia
5 1 (7.14%) VMware