The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 102 80 78
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Contract jobs citing IPsec 1 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.056% 0.47% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 3.41% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £334 £364
% change year-on-year
+17.60% -8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 £32.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+47.16% +27.45%
IPsec
North West

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
275 205 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.39% 13.73% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 109 55
Median daily rate £375 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 12
Median hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IPsec 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Jetty
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (50.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) FWSM
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
1 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Web Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) WebOps Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) Web Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Siemens