The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 88 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.16% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.02% 1.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £370 £355
% change year-on-year
+21.62% +4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £25.50 -
% change year-on-year
+87.56% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
199 150 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 12.31% 12.19% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 70 71
Average daily rate £320 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 9
Average hourly rate £13.88 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.30% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.16 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPsec across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing IPsec 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 IPsec.

1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (66.67%) VPN
4 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (44.44%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) BGP
5 4 (44.44%) CCNP
5 4 (44.44%) CCNA
5 4 (44.44%) FTP
5 4 (44.44%) HTTP
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
6 3 (33.33%) Network Management
6 3 (33.33%) F5
6 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (33.33%) SNMP
6 3 (33.33%) SSL
6 3 (33.33%) Nagios
6 3 (33.33%) Open Source
6 3 (33.33%) Infoblox
6 3 (33.33%) JNCIS
6 3 (33.33%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Jetty
7 2 (22.22%) Network Security
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing IPsec 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 IPsec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 2 (22.22%) Jetty
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (22.22%) Google App Engine
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) VPN
4 5 (55.56%) Internet
5 4 (44.44%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) BGP
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) FTP
5 4 (44.44%) HTTP
6 3 (33.33%) SNMP
6 3 (33.33%) SSL
6 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (22.22%) BIG-IP
7 2 (22.22%) Network Security
7 2 (22.22%) DHCP
7 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
8 1 (11.11%) LAN
8 1 (11.11%) VoIP
8 1 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) Servlets
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
1 3 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) CCIE
4 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
5 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) Infoblox
3 3 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
4 2 (22.22%) Google
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