The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 129 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 19 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.78% 1.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
503 369 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.71% 12.20% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 175 122
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 28 34
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +47.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £45.00 £40.00
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 the North West

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in the North West

IPsec
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

IPsec
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

IPsec Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Lancashire - 8 £288 -
Manchester -12 6 £400 +14.28% 5
Merseyside - 3 - -
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 16 (69.57%) Cisco
1 16 (69.57%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) SSL
3 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
3 13 (56.52%) DNS
3 13 (56.52%) OSPF
3 13 (56.52%) BGP
4 11 (47.83%) VMware
4 11 (47.83%) Juniper
4 11 (47.83%) DHCP
5 9 (39.13%) FTP
5 9 (39.13%) HTTP
5 9 (39.13%) VPN
6 8 (34.78%) WAN
6 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
6 8 (34.78%) LAN
6 8 (34.78%) Open Source
7 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
7 7 (30.43%) Jetty
7 7 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (30.43%) nginx
7 7 (30.43%) Network Management
7 7 (30.43%) Java
7 7 (30.43%) .NET
7 7 (30.43%) J2EE
7 7 (30.43%) IIS
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) Apache
7 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (30.43%) Jetty
1 7 (30.43%) nginx
1 7 (30.43%) IIS
1 7 (30.43%) Apache
1 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
1 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (26.09%) Google App Engine
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) SSL
3 13 (56.52%) TCP/IP
3 13 (56.52%) DNS
3 13 (56.52%) OSPF
3 13 (56.52%) BGP
4 11 (47.83%) DHCP
5 9 (39.13%) FTP
5 9 (39.13%) HTTP
5 9 (39.13%) VPN
6 8 (34.78%) WAN
6 8 (34.78%) LAN
7 5 (21.74%) HSRP
7 5 (21.74%) VoIP
7 5 (21.74%) Internet
8 4 (17.39%) MPLS
8 4 (17.39%) EIGRP
8 4 (17.39%) Wireless
8 4 (17.39%) VLAN
8 4 (17.39%) SAN
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Network Architect
1 6 (26.09%) Architect
1 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Network Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Build and Release Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
1 7 (30.43%) J2EE
2 6 (26.09%) Servlets
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Network Management
1 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (17.39%) CCNP
3 4 (17.39%) CCNA
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) JNCIS
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) JNCIP
5 2 (8.70%) CCIE
6 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Xen
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
1 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (13.04%) Nagios
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 11 (47.83%) Juniper
3 8 (34.78%) CheckPoint
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) Google
6 3 (13.04%) Infoblox
6 3 (13.04%) Sourcefire
7 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.70%) F5
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