The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 26 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.47% 0.41% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 2.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
-9.31% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £19.00
IPsec
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.88% 14.52% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 14
Average daily rate £400 £425 £493
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -13.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £315 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £19.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +133.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +3.57%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

IPsec
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Support
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (100.00%) F5