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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
England / London
Rank 383 408 382
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -26
Contract jobs citing TACACS 17 4 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.087% 0.019% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 0.15% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 20
Median daily rate £375 £294 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £237 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £351 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.56% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

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
2483 2619 2760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.74% 12.69% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1683 1705 1848
Median daily rate £425 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 76 66
Median hourly rate £43.25 £24.23 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.49% +29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.20 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 TACACS within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
TACACS
England

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 15 (75.00%) Network Security
2 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (55.00%) Unix
3 11 (55.00%) Windows
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco
4 10 (50.00%) Security Operations
5 9 (45.00%) iSeries
5 9 (45.00%) SIEM
5 9 (45.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (45.00%) Coaching
5 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (45.00%) Tandem
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) OpenVMS
5 9 (45.00%) RACF
6 8 (40.00%) Firewall
6 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (35.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (30.00%) Banking
8 6 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (30.00%) Finance
8 6 (30.00%) Information Security
9 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (25.00%) LAN
9 5 (25.00%) WAN
9 5 (25.00%) VPN
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (20.00%) Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Network Security
2 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (40.00%) Firewall
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (30.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (25.00%) LAN
6 5 (25.00%) VPN
6 5 (25.00%) WAN
6 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (15.00%) BGP
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (15.00%) DHCP
7 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (15.00%) IPsec
7 3 (15.00%) MPLS
7 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
7 3 (15.00%) OSPF
7 3 (15.00%) SNMP
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Law
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Security Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) SOC Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (45.00%) iSeries
1 9 (45.00%) Tandem
2 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (35.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Unix
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) OpenVMS
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.00%) Mandriva Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 9 (45.00%) Coaching
2 9 (45.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (45.00%) SIEM
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Threat Detection
6 1 (5.00%) Attack Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Network Optimisation
6 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) CCSP
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) CCIE
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) GCIH
3 1 (5.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) RACF
2 2 (10.00%) vCloud
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (5.00%) Cacti
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CME
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.00%) Juniper
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) F5
4 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Nokia
5 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds