The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank - 16 16
Contract jobs citing IPsec 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - 4.65% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 20.69% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £175 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -53.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £363 £330
% change year-on-year
-9.65% +9.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
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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 Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 20.93% 22.48% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 23
Average daily rate £290 £175 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% -53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £175 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £165.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +573.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) Postfix
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) MediaWiki
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) MediaWiki
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) iptables
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat