The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank - 74 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £324 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.97% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £32.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+47.16% -27.77%
IPsec
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
95 82 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 14.77% 10.49% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 40 47
Average daily rate £400 £305 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £170 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £491 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IPsec across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IPsec across the Wales region.

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Wales

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing IPsec 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 IPsec.

1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) FTP
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Xen
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Jetty
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (100.00%) Travis CI

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing IPsec 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 IPsec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Jetty
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) FileNet
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 4 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) FTP
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Google
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware