The table below looks at the statistics for TACACS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TACACS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
UK
Rank 550 616 555
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -61
Contract jobs citing TACACS 37 14 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.028% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.19% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 30
Median daily rate £350 £383 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% +21.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £413 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.56% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6864 7264 7480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.30% 14.53% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4199 4225 4224
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 359 417
Median hourly rate £27.75 £27.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% +17.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

TACACS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing TACACS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

TACACS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TACACS
Daily Rate Trend

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

TACACS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

TACACS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TACACS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

TACACS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

TACACS
Hourly Rate Trend

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

TACACS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

TACACS
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TACACS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 +51 34 £346 -9.60% 8
London +25 17 £375 +27.65% 2
South East +23 9 £350 -17.64%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £342 -
Yorkshire - 6 £310 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £300 - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 £350 -
Hastings - 3 £350 -
East Sussex - 3 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £320 -
Leeds - 2 £300 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
East Midlands +1 1 £400 - 1
Nottingham 0 1 £400 - 1
Nottinghamshire 0 1 £400 - 1
South Wales - 1 £375 -
Wales - 1 £375 -
West Midlands - 1 £200 - 3
Sheffield - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £200 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TACACS 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 TACACS.

1 39 (76.47%) Cisco
2 31 (60.78%) Firewall
3 20 (39.22%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (39.22%) Data Centre
4 18 (35.29%) Network Security
4 18 (35.29%) Windows
5 17 (33.33%) LAN
5 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 17 (33.33%) Juniper
5 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 16 (31.37%) SC Cleared
6 16 (31.37%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (31.37%) Unix
7 15 (29.41%) CheckPoint
7 15 (29.41%) F5
8 14 (27.45%) CCNP
8 14 (27.45%) WAN
9 12 (23.53%) Cisco Prime
9 12 (23.53%) Blue Coat
9 12 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (21.57%) SIEM
10 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
10 11 (21.57%) iSeries
10 11 (21.57%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (21.57%) Tandem
10 11 (21.57%) Nokia
10 11 (21.57%) RACF
10 11 (21.57%) OpenVMS
10 11 (21.57%) SQL
11 10 (19.61%) Linux

TACACS
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 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) IaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (60.78%) Firewall
2 20 (39.22%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (35.29%) Network Security
4 17 (33.33%) LAN
4 17 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 14 (27.45%) WAN
6 12 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (21.57%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (17.65%) Cisco ISE
9 8 (15.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (15.69%) NetScaler
9 8 (15.69%) Wireless
10 7 (13.73%) BGP
10 7 (13.73%) DHCP
10 7 (13.73%) OSPF
10 7 (13.73%) VPN
11 6 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (11.76%) Cisco IPT
11 6 (11.76%) MPLS
12 5 (9.80%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (15.69%) Banking
2 6 (11.76%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Law
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Network Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Analyst
3 12 (23.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Security Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Security Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) SOC Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Network Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Network Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Monitoring Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Network Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Network Security Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) Network Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) Security Specialist
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (39.22%) Data Centre
2 11 (21.57%) iSeries
2 11 (21.57%) Tandem
3 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (13.73%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.92%) PKI
8 1 (1.96%) CCTV
8 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.96%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Unix
3 11 (21.57%) OpenVMS
4 10 (19.61%) Linux
5 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.92%) zOS
8 1 (1.96%) Mandriva Linux
8 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
1 11 (21.57%) SIEM
2 10 (19.61%) Security Operations
3 9 (17.65%) Coaching
3 9 (17.65%) ITIL
4 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
5 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (11.76%) Information Security
6 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.84%) Network Design
7 4 (7.84%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.88%) Change Management
9 2 (3.92%) Fault Management
9 2 (3.92%) Information Management
9 2 (3.92%) Operations Management
9 2 (3.92%) Performance Management
9 2 (3.92%) Service Design
9 2 (3.92%) Service Management
9 2 (3.92%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) Python
2 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 16 (31.37%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (31.37%) SC Cleared
3 14 (27.45%) CCNP
4 7 (13.73%) CCSA
4 7 (13.73%) CCSE
5 3 (5.88%) CCNA
5 3 (5.88%) Degree
6 2 (3.92%) CCIE
6 2 (3.92%) CCSP
6 2 (3.92%) CISSP
7 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) GCIH
7 1 (1.96%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) GPG13
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) RACF
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) vCloud
4 2 (3.92%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.96%) Firmware
5 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (3.92%) FortiGate
3 2 (3.92%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.96%) Cacti
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco CME
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) Cisco
2 17 (33.33%) Juniper
3 15 (29.41%) CheckPoint
3 15 (29.41%) F5
4 12 (23.53%) Blue Coat
5 11 (21.57%) Nokia
6 9 (17.65%) Citrix
7 8 (15.69%) Red Hat
8 6 (11.76%) Palo Alto
9 5 (9.80%) VMware
10 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
10 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
11 3 (5.88%) Fortinet
12 2 (3.92%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (3.92%) FireEye
12 2 (3.92%) Sourcefire
13 1 (1.96%) Computacenter
13 1 (1.96%) Forcepoint
13 1 (1.96%) Infoblox
13 1 (1.96%) Intel Security
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