The table below looks at the statistics for ProxySG skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank - 145 134
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 0 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category - 1.89% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Median daily rate - £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
-39.28% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
ProxySG
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
328 370 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.71% 11.15% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 174 211
Median daily rate £325 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £125 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 54 44
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £45.84 £28.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

ProxySG
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

ProxySG Daily Rate Trend in the South West

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 South West region with a requirement for ProxySG.

1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) IPsec
3 3 (37.50%) HSRP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (37.50%) PKI
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
3 3 (37.50%) TACACS
3 3 (37.50%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
2 3 (37.50%) HSRP
2 3 (37.50%) IPsec
2 3 (37.50%) MPLS
2 3 (37.50%) TACACS
2 3 (37.50%) VLAN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) TippingPoint