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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IPsec 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.42% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.02% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £486 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £360 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.69% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -83.33%
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
118 101 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.85% 16.72% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 64 44
Average daily rate £400 £365 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £262 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 20
Average hourly rate £16.75 - £31.10
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 - £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPsec across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the North East region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 13 £486 -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 25 (100.00%) DHCP
1 25 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 25 (100.00%) DNS
1 25 (100.00%) SSL
2 24 (96.00%) Configuration Management
2 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (96.00%) FTP
2 24 (96.00%) HTTP
2 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 24 (96.00%) J2EE
2 24 (96.00%) Java
2 24 (96.00%) IIS
2 24 (96.00%) Servlets
2 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 24 (96.00%) Apache
2 24 (96.00%) Tomcat
2 24 (96.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (96.00%) Xen
2 24 (96.00%) Jetty
2 24 (96.00%) nginx
3 23 (92.00%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (92.00%) Jenkins
3 23 (92.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (56.00%) Web Operations
5 13 (52.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (52.00%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (52.00%) Google App Engine
5 13 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 24 (96.00%) Apache
1 24 (96.00%) IIS
1 24 (96.00%) Jetty
1 24 (96.00%) nginx
1 24 (96.00%) Tomcat
1 24 (96.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 10 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (36.00%) PowerExchange
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle Spatial
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (52.00%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (52.00%) Google App Engine
1 13 (52.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 12 (48.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) DHCP
1 25 (100.00%) DNS
1 25 (100.00%) SSL
1 25 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 24 (96.00%) FTP
2 24 (96.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) OSPF
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (40.00%) PowerCenter
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (20.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (92.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (40.00%) Log4j
3 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) WebOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Support
4 1 (4.00%) Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Operator
4 1 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Network Support
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Linux Operator
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Web Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
1 24 (96.00%) J2EE
1 24 (96.00%) Servlets
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) AIX
3 10 (40.00%) Solaris
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Configuration Management
2 23 (92.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (56.00%) Web Operations
4 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (48.00%) Automated Testing
5 12 (48.00%) DevOps
5 12 (48.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (24.00%) CRM
7 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.00%) Document Management
7 1 (4.00%) ETL
7 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) C++
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) CCSP
3 1 (4.00%) CCVP
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (96.00%) Xen
2 23 (92.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
1 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 13 (52.00%) Google
3 10 (40.00%) Axway
3 10 (40.00%) Genesys
3 10 (40.00%) Informatica
3 10 (40.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (28.00%) SAP
5 6 (24.00%) Siebel
5 6 (24.00%) Sun
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco