The table below looks at the statistics for TACACS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TACACS over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 589 584 558
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Contract jobs citing TACACS 31 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.049% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 9
Average daily rate
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£435 £230 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.13% -40.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £372 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £305 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +76.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +135.29%

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
7831 7646 6987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.77% 13.99% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4478 4078 3617
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 477 416 465
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

TACACS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TACACS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TACACS within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
England -20 31 £435 +89.13% 10
London +1 18 £435 +102.32% 5
South East -7 9 £350 +6.06% 4
Surrey - 5 £350 - 2
North West -25 3 - -
Reigate - 3 £350 -
Manchester - 3 - -
Hampshire -6 2 £400 -
City of London -8 2 £421 - 1
Basingstoke -8 2 £400 -
Hammersmith - 2 £438 -
Berkshire +2 1 £230 -22.03% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £425 +28.78% 1
Milton Keynes -6 1 £425 +28.78% 1
Yorkshire -24 1 £450 +2.27%
Docklands, London - 1 £435 -

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 72 (92.31%) Cisco
2 62 (79.49%) Firewall
3 59 (75.64%) Cisco ASA
4 58 (74.36%) BGP
4 58 (74.36%) OSPF
5 54 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (67.95%) VPN
7 51 (65.38%) F5
8 46 (58.97%) MPLS
9 44 (56.41%) Wireless
9 44 (56.41%) CCNP
9 44 (56.41%) Load Balancing
10 43 (55.13%) Network Security
11 41 (52.56%) IPsec
12 38 (48.72%) CheckPoint
12 38 (48.72%) VoIP
12 38 (48.72%) SolarWinds
13 36 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
14 35 (44.87%) Data Centre
15 34 (43.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 33 (42.31%) Juniper
17 31 (39.74%) WAN
17 31 (39.74%) ITIL
17 31 (39.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 28 (35.90%) TCP/IP
19 27 (34.62%) Windows
20 26 (33.33%) Network Management
21 25 (32.05%) Citrix
22 24 (30.77%) Cisco CUCM
23 23 (29.49%) EIGRP

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
1 1 (1.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 62 (79.49%) Firewall
2 59 (75.64%) Cisco ASA
3 58 (74.36%) OSPF
3 58 (74.36%) BGP
4 53 (67.95%) VPN
5 46 (58.97%) MPLS
6 44 (56.41%) Wireless
7 43 (55.13%) Network Security
8 41 (52.56%) IPsec
9 38 (48.72%) VoIP
10 36 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
11 34 (43.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 31 (39.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 31 (39.74%) WAN
13 28 (35.90%) TCP/IP
14 23 (29.49%) EIGRP
15 20 (25.64%) NetScreen
16 18 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
17 16 (20.51%) Cisco ISE
17 16 (20.51%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (8.97%) Banking
2 4 (5.13%) Legal
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Billing
4 2 (2.56%) Games
5 1 (1.28%) Finance
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (67.95%) Network Engineer
2 18 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (11.54%) Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) Architect
5 4 (5.13%) Network Architect
6 3 (3.85%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) OSS Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Security Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Network Support
7 2 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Network Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) Network Designer
7 2 (2.56%) Designer
7 2 (2.56%) IP Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) OSS Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Security Manager
7 2 (2.56%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.28%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (44.87%) Data Centre
2 22 (28.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 7 (8.97%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.85%) Statistics
5 2 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.56%) Online Games
5 2 (2.56%) NHS
5 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.62%) Windows
2 21 (26.92%) Linux
3 17 (21.79%) UNIX
4 5 (6.41%) Solaris
5 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (56.41%) Load Balancing
2 31 (39.74%) ITIL
3 26 (33.33%) Network Management
4 22 (28.21%) DDoS Mitigation
5 16 (20.51%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (16.67%) Service Management
7 12 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 11 (14.10%) Network Design
8 11 (14.10%) WAN Optimisation
9 10 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (11.54%) Kanban
10 9 (11.54%) Scrum
11 8 (10.26%) Change Management
12 7 (8.97%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (6.41%) Low Latency
14 4 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
14 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
15 3 (3.85%) Data Protection
15 3 (3.85%) CRM
15 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.10%) VB
2 6 (7.69%) Perl
3 5 (6.41%) SQL
4 3 (3.85%) Python
5 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 54 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (56.41%) CCNP
3 19 (24.36%) Degree
4 12 (15.38%) CCIE
5 8 (10.26%) CCSA
5 8 (10.26%) CCSE
6 6 (7.69%) CCNA
7 4 (5.13%) CISSP
8 2 (2.56%) CISA
8 2 (2.56%) CISM
8 2 (2.56%) CCDA
8 2 (2.56%) CCDP
8 2 (2.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) Terminal Services
2 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.56%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (30.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 16 (20.51%) RANCID
3 9 (11.54%) Netcool
4 5 (6.41%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (2.56%) Nessus
6 2 (2.56%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.28%) Iperf
7 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 72 (92.31%) Cisco
2 51 (65.38%) F5
3 38 (48.72%) SolarWinds
3 38 (48.72%) CheckPoint
4 33 (42.31%) Juniper
5 25 (32.05%) Citrix
6 16 (20.51%) Infoblox
7 14 (17.95%) Blue Coat
8 13 (16.67%) Nokia
9 12 (15.38%) McAfee
10 11 (14.10%) Riverbed
11 7 (8.97%) Polycom
12 5 (6.41%) TippingPoint
12 5 (6.41%) Oracle
12 5 (6.41%) EMC
12 5 (6.41%) Nortel
12 5 (6.41%) IBM
13 3 (3.85%) BT
13 3 (3.85%) Remedy
13 3 (3.85%) Fortinet
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