The table below looks at the statistics for ProxySG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 66 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% - 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 3.66% - 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £256 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.15% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -
ProxySG
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
82 117 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.13% 12.29% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 53 112
Median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 18
Median hourly rate £55.00 £30.90 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.99% +58.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.50 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.61
% change year-on-year
- -3.67%

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing ProxySG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ProxySG
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ProxySG Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ProxySG
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

ProxySG Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ProxySG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for ProxySG.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) CMDB
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) OPNET
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) FWSM
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) RIP
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IP Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) CMDB
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
1 3 (75.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (25.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) OPNET
2 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (75.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) F5