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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 231 235 248
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing TACACS 15 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.057% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.31% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
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£328 £413 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.60% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £20.09
% change year-on-year
+67.66% -15.38%
TACACS
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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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1830 1611 2072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.74% 18.42% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 745 617
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £473 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 94 166
Average hourly rate £19.91 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.38 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
Berkshire +14 6 £370 -10.84% 1
Surrey - 6 £325 -
Buckinghamshire -6 2 £325 -21.21%
Hampshire - 1 - -
Kent - - - - 2
TACACS
England

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) CCNP
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (47.37%) F5
4 9 (47.37%) MPLS
5 7 (36.84%) OSPF
5 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
5 7 (36.84%) CCNA
5 7 (36.84%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
6 6 (31.58%) Network Management
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (26.32%) NAS
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (26.32%) ITSM
7 5 (26.32%) SAN
7 5 (26.32%) BGP
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) UNIX
8 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (21.05%) SMS
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) WAP
8 4 (21.05%) OpenView
8 4 (21.05%) Nortel
8 4 (21.05%) CCSP
8 4 (21.05%) Netcool

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (47.37%) MPLS
4 7 (36.84%) OSPF
5 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
6 5 (26.32%) BGP
6 5 (26.32%) SAN
6 5 (26.32%) NAS
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (21.05%) Network Security
7 4 (21.05%) Wireshark
7 4 (21.05%) BIG-IP
7 4 (21.05%) Nortel Alteon
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (21.05%) tcpdump
7 4 (21.05%) SMS
8 3 (15.79%) SSL
8 3 (15.79%) IPsec
9 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Data Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Network Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) ITSM
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Fault Management
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) Release Management
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (57.89%) CCNP
3 7 (36.84%) CCNA
4 4 (21.05%) CCSP
4 4 (21.05%) CCSA
4 4 (21.05%) CCSE
4 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) OpenView
1 4 (21.05%) Netcool
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) F5
3 7 (36.84%) HP
3 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
4 4 (21.05%) Radware
4 4 (21.05%) Nortel
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Crossbeam
5 1 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) VMware