The table below looks at the statistics for TACACS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TACACS over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 242 227 229
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing TACACS 22 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.082% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 0.49% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £254 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £409 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £415 £275
% change year-on-year
-21.68% +50.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 - £102.75
TACACS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1886 1419 1786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.02% 16.67% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 652 699
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 99 185
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.80% -2.38%

TACACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

TACACS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

TACACS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

TACACS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

TACACS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TACACS across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

TACACS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

TACACS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

TACACS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

TACACS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TACACS within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 December 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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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
Buckinghamshire -5 9 £350 -15.15%
Berkshire +10 8 £315 +48.23%
Hampshire - - - -
TACACS
England

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 35 (94.59%) Cisco
2 31 (83.78%) Firewall
3 26 (70.27%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (67.57%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (59.46%) F5
6 20 (54.05%) CCNP
6 20 (54.05%) CheckPoint
7 15 (40.54%) OSPF
8 14 (37.84%) WAN
8 14 (37.84%) CCSA
8 14 (37.84%) CCSE
9 13 (35.14%) BGP
10 12 (32.43%) ITIL
10 12 (32.43%) Fault Management
10 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
11 11 (29.73%) Network Security
11 11 (29.73%) Blue Coat
11 11 (29.73%) Juniper
11 11 (29.73%) SLA
11 11 (29.73%) MPLS
12 10 (27.03%) EIGRP
12 10 (27.03%) Change Management
12 10 (27.03%) CCNA
12 10 (27.03%) LAN
12 10 (27.03%) Cisco PIX
12 10 (27.03%) Wireshark
13 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
13 9 (24.32%) BIG-IP
13 9 (24.32%) HP
13 9 (24.32%) Citrix

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (83.78%) Firewall
2 25 (67.57%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (40.54%) OSPF
4 14 (37.84%) WAN
5 13 (35.14%) BGP
6 11 (29.73%) Network Security
6 11 (29.73%) MPLS
7 10 (27.03%) EIGRP
7 10 (27.03%) LAN
7 10 (27.03%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (27.03%) Wireshark
8 9 (24.32%) BIG-IP
9 8 (21.62%) SAN
9 8 (21.62%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (18.92%) tcpdump
10 7 (18.92%) Nortel Alteon
10 7 (18.92%) SMS
11 6 (16.22%) HSRP
12 5 (13.51%) NAS
12 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Security Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Network Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Data Network Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Architect
7 4 (10.81%) Network Architect
8 3 (8.11%) Network Support
8 3 (8.11%) Network Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco Administrator
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco Support
8 3 (8.11%) Administrator
9 2 (5.41%) Security Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) Network Consultant
9 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
9 2 (5.41%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) WAP
2 2 (5.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Mobile App
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) UNIX
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
1 12 (32.43%) Fault Management
2 10 (27.03%) Change Management
3 8 (21.62%) Network Management
4 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
4 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (13.51%) Release Management
5 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
5 5 (13.51%) ITSM
5 5 (13.51%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) Network Design
7 2 (5.41%) CRM
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.41%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 2 (5.41%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 26 (70.27%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (54.05%) CCNP
3 14 (37.84%) CCSA
3 14 (37.84%) CCSE
4 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
5 10 (27.03%) CCNA
6 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
7 7 (18.92%) Degree
7 7 (18.92%) CCSP
8 6 (16.22%) CCIE
9 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) ProxySG
1 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) OpenView
1 7 (18.92%) Netcool
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (5.41%) SCCM
3 2 (5.41%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.70%) Cacti
Vendors
1 35 (94.59%) Cisco
2 22 (59.46%) F5
3 20 (54.05%) CheckPoint
4 11 (29.73%) Blue Coat
4 11 (29.73%) Juniper
5 9 (24.32%) HP
5 9 (24.32%) Citrix
6 7 (18.92%) Crossbeam
6 7 (18.92%) Nokia
6 7 (18.92%) Radware
6 7 (18.92%) Nortel
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) Computacenter
8 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.41%) VMware
9 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.70%) Fortinet