The first table below looks at the demand for ProxySG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Scotland region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 132 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.036% - 0.038%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£519 - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £413 £360
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.25
System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
246 155 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.95% 6.29% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 68 67
Average daily rate £325 £364 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.65% +21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £258 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 12
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.35 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £55.50 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
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ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

ProxySG
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

ProxySG Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

ProxySG
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProxySG within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Stirling - - - - 2
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UK

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) F5

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) F5