The table below looks at the statistics for ProxySG skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ProxySG over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Blue Coat Proxy SG
Rank 624 612 594
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -18
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 22 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.059% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 0.58% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 17
Median daily rate £450 £513 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +46.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £375 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
6536 5723 5399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.17% 10.22% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4003 3191 2891
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 438 678 658
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

ProxySG
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ProxySG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ProxySG
Daily Rate Trend

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

ProxySG Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ProxySG
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ProxySG within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

ProxySG Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ProxySG
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ProxySG Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ProxySG
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProxySG within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
England -6 17 £390 -23.90% 3
South East +8 10 £450 -
Berkshire -1 9 £450 -
Reading - 6 £450 -
London -15 3 £485 -7.61% 1
South West - 3 £330 - 2
County Antrim - 3 £575 -
Belfast - 3 £575 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £575 -
Cheltenham - 3 £330 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £330 -
South Wales - 2 £425 -
Cardiff - 2 £425 -
Wales - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
Sheffield - 1 £475 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
Hampshire - 1 £188 -

ProxySG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 with a requirement for ProxySG.

1 46 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 38 (82.61%) Cisco
3 35 (76.09%) Firewall
4 30 (65.22%) CheckPoint
5 22 (47.83%) F5
6 17 (36.96%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (34.78%) CCNP
8 15 (32.61%) Network Security
9 14 (30.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 13 (28.26%) Juniper
11 12 (26.09%) BGP
11 12 (26.09%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (26.09%) CCSA
11 12 (26.09%) CCSE
11 12 (26.09%) FortiGate
12 11 (23.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 11 (23.91%) DDoS Mitigation
12 11 (23.91%) Fortinet
13 10 (21.74%) OSPF
13 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
14 9 (19.57%) WAN
14 9 (19.57%) FWSM
14 9 (19.57%) Deep Packet Inspection
15 8 (17.39%) High Availability
15 8 (17.39%) BIG-IP
15 8 (17.39%) DNS
16 7 (15.22%) LAN
16 7 (15.22%) RIP
16 7 (15.22%) Windows

ProxySG
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (76.09%) Firewall
2 17 (36.96%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (32.61%) Network Security
4 14 (30.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (26.09%) BGP
5 12 (26.09%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (21.74%) OSPF
6 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
7 9 (19.57%) FWSM
7 9 (19.57%) WAN
8 8 (17.39%) BIG-IP
8 8 (17.39%) DNS
9 7 (15.22%) LAN
9 7 (15.22%) RIP
9 7 (15.22%) Wireless
10 6 (13.04%) HTTPS
10 6 (13.04%) SMTP
10 6 (13.04%) SNMP
10 6 (13.04%) VPN
10 6 (13.04%) VRRP
General
1 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.87%) Billing
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Security Engineer
2 19 (41.30%) Network Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) IP Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) IP Security Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat Specialist
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Information Security Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Network Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Network Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.52%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (4.35%) BBC
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) DDoS Mitigation
2 9 (19.57%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 8 (17.39%) High Availability
4 6 (13.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (13.04%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 5 (10.87%) Change Management
5 5 (10.87%) CRM
5 5 (10.87%) ITIL
6 3 (6.52%) Information Security
6 3 (6.52%) Service Management
7 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.35%) SIEM
8 1 (2.17%) Change Control
8 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.17%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) CCNP
1 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (26.09%) CCSA
2 12 (26.09%) CCSE
3 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
4 6 (13.04%) CISSP
5 5 (10.87%) JNCIP
5 5 (10.87%) JNCIS
6 3 (6.52%) CCDA
6 3 (6.52%) CCDP
6 3 (6.52%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.52%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (4.35%) QRadar
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 38 (82.61%) Cisco
3 30 (65.22%) CheckPoint
4 22 (47.83%) F5
5 13 (28.26%) Juniper
6 11 (23.91%) Fortinet
7 6 (13.04%) Intel Security
7 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.70%) Palo Alto
8 4 (8.70%) Riverbed
9 3 (6.52%) Aruba
9 3 (6.52%) Clearswift
9 3 (6.52%) IBM
9 3 (6.52%) IronPort
9 3 (6.52%) TippingPoint
9 3 (6.52%) Trustwave
10 2 (4.35%) Citrix
10 2 (4.35%) Forcepoint
10 2 (4.35%) Lumension
10 2 (4.35%) Motorola
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