The first table below looks at the demand for ProxySG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 17 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 System Software category for the Milton Keynes 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 69 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.34% - 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 2.52% - 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £310 £231
% change year-on-year
+11.29% +34.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
119 67 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.58% 12.57% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 20 24
Average daily rate £300 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 20
Average hourly rate £10.00 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 £9.53 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £14.50 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
ProxySG
Buckinghamshire

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ProxySG across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

ProxySG
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ProxySG Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ProxySG
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ProxySG 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 ProxySG.

1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (100.00%) IronPort
2 2 (66.67%) SLA

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ProxySG 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 ProxySG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (100.00%) IronPort