The first table below looks at the demand for TACACS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TACACS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 404 382 417
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +35
Contract jobs citing TACACS 8 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.032% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 0.24% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
Average daily rate £310 £348 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.79% +2.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £387 £200
% change year-on-year
- +93.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2800 2963 3738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.57% 13.72% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1841 2271
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 132 152
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
TACACS
England

TACACS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TACACS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TACACS within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 2 £313 -3.47% 1
Docklands, London - - - -
TACACS
England

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing TACACS 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 TACACS.

1 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) BGP
3 12 (57.14%) OSPF
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) MPLS
4 11 (52.38%) EIGRP
4 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (47.62%) Juniper
5 10 (47.62%) CheckPoint
5 10 (47.62%) Network Security
6 9 (42.86%) IPsec
6 9 (42.86%) CCNP
6 9 (42.86%) SSL
7 8 (38.10%) LAN
7 8 (38.10%) WAN
7 8 (38.10%) LDAP
7 8 (38.10%) Finance
8 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 7 (33.33%) HSRP
9 6 (28.57%) VPN
9 6 (28.57%) SNMP
9 6 (28.57%) VoIP
9 6 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
9 6 (28.57%) DMZ
9 6 (28.57%) Banking
9 6 (28.57%) IP Telephony
9 6 (28.57%) Degree
10 5 (23.81%) SecurID
10 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing TACACS 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 TACACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) BGP
2 12 (57.14%) OSPF
2 12 (57.14%) Firewall
3 11 (52.38%) MPLS
3 11 (52.38%) EIGRP
3 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
4 10 (47.62%) Network Security
5 9 (42.86%) IPsec
5 9 (42.86%) SSL
6 8 (38.10%) LAN
6 8 (38.10%) WAN
6 8 (38.10%) LDAP
7 7 (33.33%) DNS
7 7 (33.33%) HSRP
8 6 (28.57%) VPN
8 6 (28.57%) SNMP
8 6 (28.57%) VoIP
8 6 (28.57%) DMZ
8 6 (28.57%) IP Telephony
9 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Law
4 2 (9.52%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Voice Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Network Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Network Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) J2EE
1 4 (19.05%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) SecurID
1 5 (23.81%) e-Health
2 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Network Management
2 4 (19.05%) Low Latency
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
2 4 (19.05%) Problem Management
3 3 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Security Management
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) C
2 4 (19.05%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCNP
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) CCSA
6 1 (4.76%) CCSE
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) CCVP
6 1 (4.76%) CISSP
6 1 (4.76%) CCDA
6 1 (4.76%) CCDP
6 1 (4.76%) CCIE
6 1 (4.76%) CCSP
6 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (23.81%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (19.05%) Netcool
4 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (4.76%) Cacti
5 1 (4.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) Juniper
2 10 (47.62%) CheckPoint
3 5 (23.81%) CA
4 4 (19.05%) F5
4 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) EMC
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) Riverbed
5 3 (14.29%) McAfee
6 2 (9.52%) Infoblox
6 2 (9.52%) Nokia
6 2 (9.52%) HP
7 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.76%) Sophos
7 1 (4.76%) Aruba