The table below looks at the statistics for TACACS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TACACS over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 145 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TACACS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.090% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £17.00 £20.09
% change year-on-year
+67.66% -15.38%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
553 257 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.62% 11.49% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 134 185
Average daily rate £363 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 61
Average hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

TACACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

TACACS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

TACACS
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

TACACS Daily Rate Trend in the South West

TACACS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Wiltshire - 2 - -
Bristol - - - -
TACACS
England

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) 802.11
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) DMVPN
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) 802.11
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) ATM
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) DMVPN
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint