The table below looks at the statistics for ProxySG 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 ProxySG over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank - - 129
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.14%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £440 £360
% change year-on-year
-17.61% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
306 244 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.07% 7.46% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 90 129
Average daily rate £340 £360 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £219 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 48 58
Average hourly rate £16.84 £14.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.28% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.54 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ProxySG
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ProxySG Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ProxySG
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security