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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
UK
Rank 553 607 571
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -36
Contract jobs citing TACACS 41 22 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.042% 0.087%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.29% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 23
Median daily rate £350 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £488 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 -

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
6820 7569 7658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.04% 14.55% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4245 4478 4214
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 314 442
Median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £43.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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 22 February 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 23 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 22 February 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 +63 41 £350 -4.10% 7
London +40 22 £375 +56.25% 1
South East +28 12 £350 -17.64% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 6 £342 -
Milton Keynes +7 4 £350 -
East Midlands +3 3 £400 -
East Sussex - 3 £350 -
Hastings - 3 £350 -
Berkshire +21 2 £413 - 1
Nottingham +10 2 £400 -
Nottinghamshire +6 2 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
South West +6 1 £338 -32.50%
West Midlands - 1 £200 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £265 -
Cornwall - 1 £338 -
Slough - 1 £413 -
Hinckley - 1 £265 -
Birmingham - 1 £200 - 1
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
Croydon - 1 £500 -

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 45 (75.00%) Cisco
2 35 (58.33%) Firewall
3 26 (43.33%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (36.67%) Data Centre
5 21 (35.00%) Network Security
6 20 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 20 (33.33%) Unix
7 19 (31.67%) LAN
7 19 (31.67%) Juniper
7 19 (31.67%) F5
8 18 (30.00%) Windows
9 17 (28.33%) WAN
9 17 (28.33%) CCNP
9 17 (28.33%) CheckPoint
9 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
10 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
10 16 (26.67%) Mentoring
11 15 (25.00%) SIEM
12 14 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (23.33%) iSeries
12 14 (23.33%) RACF
12 14 (23.33%) OpenVMS
12 14 (23.33%) SQL
12 14 (23.33%) Tandem
13 13 (21.67%) Blue Coat
13 13 (21.67%) Security Operations
14 12 (20.00%) Coaching
14 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (20.00%) Nokia

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 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) IaaS
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (58.33%) Firewall
2 26 (43.33%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (35.00%) Network Security
4 20 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 19 (31.67%) LAN
6 17 (28.33%) WAN
7 14 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (15.00%) BGP
9 9 (15.00%) Cisco ISE
9 9 (15.00%) DHCP
9 9 (15.00%) OSPF
9 9 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (13.33%) MPLS
10 8 (13.33%) NetScaler
10 8 (13.33%) Wireless
11 7 (11.67%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (11.67%) DNS
11 7 (11.67%) VPN
12 6 (10.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (16.67%) Banking
2 8 (13.33%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Law
4 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (45.00%) Network Engineer
2 16 (26.67%) Analyst
3 12 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 11 (18.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 9 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (15.00%) Security Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) SOC Analyst
7 7 (11.67%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (11.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (8.33%) Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) Network Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Network Consultant
10 3 (5.00%) Network Security Specialist
10 3 (5.00%) Network Specialist
10 3 (5.00%) Security Specialist
11 2 (3.33%) Incident Manager
11 2 (3.33%) Network Architect
11 2 (3.33%) Network Security Analyst
11 2 (3.33%) Operations Analyst
11 2 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.67%) OAuth
2 1 (1.67%) OpenID
2 1 (1.67%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.67%) Data Centre
2 14 (23.33%) iSeries
2 14 (23.33%) Tandem
3 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (15.00%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.33%) PKI
7 2 (3.33%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.67%) CCTV
8 1 (1.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Unix
2 18 (30.00%) Windows
3 14 (23.33%) OpenVMS
4 7 (11.67%) Linux
5 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 15 (25.00%) SIEM
3 13 (21.67%) Security Operations
4 12 (20.00%) Coaching
5 11 (18.33%) ITIL
6 9 (15.00%) Incident Management
7 8 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (13.33%) Information Security
8 7 (11.67%) Load Balancing
9 6 (10.00%) Network Design
10 4 (6.67%) Security Monitoring
11 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (5.00%) Change Management
11 3 (5.00%) Fault Management
11 3 (5.00%) Service Design
11 3 (5.00%) Service Management
12 2 (3.33%) Information Management
12 2 (3.33%) Migration
12 2 (3.33%) Operations Management
12 2 (3.33%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (28.33%) CCNP
2 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
3 16 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 8 (13.33%) CCSA
4 8 (13.33%) CCSE
5 3 (5.00%) CCIE
5 3 (5.00%) CCNA
5 3 (5.00%) CCSP
5 3 (5.00%) CISSP
5 3 (5.00%) Degree
6 2 (3.33%) GCIH
6 2 (3.33%) GIAC
7 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) GPG13
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (23.33%) RACF
2 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.33%) vCloud
4 2 (3.33%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.67%) Firmware
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.33%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.67%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (1.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 45 (75.00%) Cisco
2 19 (31.67%) F5
2 19 (31.67%) Juniper
3 17 (28.33%) CheckPoint
4 13 (21.67%) Blue Coat
5 12 (20.00%) Citrix
5 12 (20.00%) Nokia
6 9 (15.00%) Palo Alto
6 9 (15.00%) VMware
7 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.00%) Arista
9 3 (5.00%) FireEye
9 3 (5.00%) Fortinet
9 3 (5.00%) ServiceNow
9 3 (5.00%) Sourcefire
10 2 (3.33%) ArcSight
10 2 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (3.33%) Computacenter
10 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
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