The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 48 56 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Contract jobs citing IPsec 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.89% 0.76% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.35% 6.67% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -3.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £274 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £294 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £112.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-71.11% +221.42%
IPsec
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 60 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.12% 11.36% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 41 19
Average daily rate £300 £273 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% -9.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £26.00 £14.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPsec across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 5 £275 -5.17%
IPsec
North East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing IPsec 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 IPsec.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Jetty

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing IPsec 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 IPsec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Jetty
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Google