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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 430 418 413
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing TACACS 6 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.027% 0.068% 0.052%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 0.52% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 6
Median daily rate £514 £435 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.10% +109.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £455 £228
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £280
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.85%
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
3201 3077 2851
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.45% 13.04% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2156 1990 1771
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 112 89
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.79% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.68 £42.70 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

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
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 26 July 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 13 (86.67%) OSPF
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (66.67%) Wireless
5 8 (53.33%) CCNP
5 8 (53.33%) LAN
5 8 (53.33%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (46.67%) BGP
6 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
7 6 (40.00%) WAN
7 6 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (40.00%) HSRP
7 6 (40.00%) Infoblox
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (33.33%) Network Management
8 5 (33.33%) FortiGate
9 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
9 4 (26.67%) MPLS
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (26.67%) 802.1X
9 4 (26.67%) DHCP
9 4 (26.67%) VPN
9 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
10 3 (20.00%) VRRP
10 3 (20.00%) SAN
10 3 (20.00%) IPsec
10 3 (20.00%) DNS
10 3 (20.00%) ITIL

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 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) OSPF
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) Wireless
4 8 (53.33%) LAN
4 8 (53.33%) Spanning Tree
5 7 (46.67%) BGP
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 6 (40.00%) HSRP
6 6 (40.00%) WAN
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
7 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
7 4 (26.67%) MPLS
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) IPsec
8 3 (20.00%) SAN
8 3 (20.00%) SSL
8 3 (20.00%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Management
2 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Korn
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
1 1 (6.67%) Snort
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (6.67%) AppManager
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (6.67%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
3 6 (40.00%) Infoblox
4 3 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) LANDesk
5 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Aruba
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
6 1 (6.67%) Lancope
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Nokia
6 1 (6.67%) VMware