The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 107 98 84
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing IPsec 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.16% 0.36% 0.076%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 4.00% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £319 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £112.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-73.33% +221.42%
IPsec
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 150 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.49% 9.03% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 98 65
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 20
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -30.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.72 £11.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £13.90 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds -16 2 - - 1
Halifax - - - -
IPsec
Yorkshire

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) VCAP
4 2 (33.33%) VCP5
4 2 (33.33%) DMVPN
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) HSRP
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Jetty
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) DMVPN
4 2 (33.33%) HSRP
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (33.33%) VRRP
4 2 (33.33%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 2 (33.33%) BCP
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) VCAP
1 2 (33.33%) VCP5
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCDA
1 2 (33.33%) CCDP
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) MCSA
1 2 (33.33%) CCSA
1 2 (33.33%) CCSE
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam