The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 108 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.38% 0.52% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.56% 3.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £494 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
- +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.81 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.65% -
IPsec
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
320 142 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.06% 14.70% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 70 95
Median daily rate £330 £415 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 11
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.35 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in the North East

IPsec
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the North East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the North East region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -36 5 £494 +23.50%
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 North East region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) FTP
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) J2EE
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
3 6 (66.67%) Servlets
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) HTTP
3 6 (66.67%) Apache
3 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (66.67%) SSL
3 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) Google
3 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 6 (66.67%) Xen
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (66.67%) Jetty
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (66.67%) Google App Engine
3 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (66.67%) Open Source
3 6 (66.67%) nginx

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (66.67%) Apache
1 6 (66.67%) IIS
1 6 (66.67%) Jetty
1 6 (66.67%) Mongrel
1 6 (66.67%) nginx
1 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (22.22%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (66.67%) Google App Engine
1 6 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (44.44%) IaaS
2 4 (44.44%) PaaS
2 4 (44.44%) SaaS
3 2 (22.22%) HP Helion
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) FTP
3 6 (66.67%) HTTP
3 6 (66.67%) SSL
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) DSL
6 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) SMTP
6 1 (11.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (22.22%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 6 (66.67%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) J2EE
1 6 (66.67%) Servlets
2 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) Open Source
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Data Management
4 3 (33.33%) High Availability
4 3 (33.33%) ITSM
4 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Network Design
6 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCSA
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (66.67%) Xen
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
3 1 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Google
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
5 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds