The table below looks at the statistics for FreeRADIUS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FreeRADIUS over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FreeRADIUS
Rank 585 - 556
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FreeRADIUS 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% - 0.002%
As % of the System Software category 0.19% - 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£305 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5362 5261 4582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.72% 10.19% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2967 2698 2141
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £170 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 659 631 773
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.56 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

FreeRADIUS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FreeRADIUS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

FreeRADIUS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FreeRADIUS
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FreeRADIUS within the UK.

FreeRADIUS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FreeRADIUS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FreeRADIUS within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

FreeRADIUS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FreeRADIUS
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FreeRADIUS within the UK.

FreeRADIUS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FreeRADIUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FreeRADIUS 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 FreeRADIUS.

1 20 (90.91%) VPN
1 20 (90.91%) Load Balancing
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (86.36%) NetScaler
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco ISE
2 19 (86.36%) Citrix
2 19 (86.36%) Ethernet
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) CheckPoint
2 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 19 (86.36%) IPsec
2 19 (86.36%) VLAN
3 18 (81.82%) Apache
3 18 (81.82%) SQL
3 18 (81.82%) DNS
3 18 (81.82%) Network Security
4 17 (77.27%) vSphere
4 17 (77.27%) Oracle Linux
4 17 (77.27%) Regular Expression
4 17 (77.27%) SAN
4 17 (77.27%) IBM
4 17 (77.27%) Oracle
4 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
4 17 (77.27%) DB2
4 17 (77.27%) IIS
4 17 (77.27%) Windows
4 17 (77.27%) AIX
4 17 (77.27%) Change Management

FreeRADIUS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FreeRADIUS 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 FreeRADIUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (81.82%) Apache
2 17 (77.27%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.55%) Jetty
3 1 (4.55%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) VPN
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco ASA
2 19 (86.36%) NetScaler
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 19 (86.36%) Cisco ISE
2 19 (86.36%) Ethernet
2 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 19 (86.36%) IPsec
2 19 (86.36%) VLAN
3 18 (81.82%) DNS
3 18 (81.82%) Network Security
4 17 (77.27%) SAN
4 17 (77.27%) Internet
4 17 (77.27%) BGP
5 2 (9.09%) LAN
5 2 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (4.55%) OpenVPN
6 1 (4.55%) IMAP
6 1 (4.55%) L2TP
6 1 (4.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
1 17 (77.27%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Security Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) Regular Expression
2 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 17 (77.27%) Oracle Linux
2 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) AIX
2 17 (77.27%) SUSE
3 1 (4.55%) CentOS
3 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Debian
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Load Balancing
2 17 (77.27%) Change Management
3 12 (54.55%) Service Management
3 12 (54.55%) Line Management
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) High Availability
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) vSphere
2 13 (59.09%) Firmware
3 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) KVM
4 1 (4.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.55%) Cacti
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Citrix
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
1 19 (86.36%) CheckPoint
2 17 (77.27%) IBM
2 17 (77.27%) Oracle
2 17 (77.27%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) CA
3 10 (45.45%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper