The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £47.83 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +83.96%
IPsec
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 27.94% 17.65% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 8
Median daily rate £315 £260 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £175 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £524 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland