The table below looks at the statistics for TACACS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TACACS over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
Rank 134 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TACACS 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £460 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £280
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +33.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00
TACACS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
446 274 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.15% 11.42% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 147 176
Median daily rate £350 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £222 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 30
Median hourly rate £36.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.78 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

TACACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

TACACS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

TACACS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

TACACS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

TACACS
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing TACACS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

TACACS Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

TACACS
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TACACS across the West Midlands region.

TACACS Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

TACACS
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TACACS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Shropshire - 4 - -
Birmingham - 1 £325 -
TACACS
England

TACACS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for TACACS.

1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) Network Security
2 8 (61.54%) SNMP
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) LAN
3 7 (53.85%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 7 (53.85%) Intel Security
3 7 (53.85%) WPA2
3 7 (53.85%) FortiGate
3 7 (53.85%) 802.1X
3 7 (53.85%) VLAN
3 7 (53.85%) Fortinet
4 5 (38.46%) Network Management
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Retail
6 3 (23.08%) Unix
6 3 (23.08%) SIEM
6 3 (23.08%) Logistics
6 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) SSL
6 3 (23.08%) Kerberos
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) Server Hardening

TACACS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) Network Security
2 8 (61.54%) SNMP
3 7 (53.85%) LAN
3 7 (53.85%) VLAN
3 7 (53.85%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 7 (53.85%) WPA2
4 4 (30.77%) DHCP
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) Converged Networks
5 3 (23.08%) Kerberos
5 3 (23.08%) SSL
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Network Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Wireless Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Project Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Network Management
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Logistics
3 3 (23.08%) Server Hardening
3 3 (23.08%) SIEM
3 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) FortiGate
2 2 (15.38%) HAProxy
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Fortinet
2 7 (53.85%) Intel Security
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper