The table below looks at the statistics for TACACS 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 TACACS over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing TACACS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £250 £387
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -35.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
508 406 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.02% 13.01% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 175 130
Average daily rate £325 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 31 45
Average hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.54% +55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.67 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

TACACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

TACACS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

TACACS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

TACACS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

TACACS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

TACACS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

TACACS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing TACACS 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 TACACS.

1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) GCIA
3 2 (50.00%) GCIH
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) CEH
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing TACACS 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 TACACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) GCIA
2 2 (50.00%) GCIH
2 2 (50.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (100.00%) F5