The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 62 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.48% 1.34% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Median daily rate £320 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £311
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +21.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.81 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.65% -
IPsec
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 108 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.41% 18.03% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 83 47
Median daily rate £400 £343 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 3 £320 -
IPsec
Wales

IPsec
Top 8 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IPsec 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 South Wales region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations