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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 79 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -9
Contract jobs citing IPsec 16 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.05% 0.37% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.11% 2.97% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Median daily rate £375 £533 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.64% +89.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £505 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £533 £286
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
- +12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.81 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.65% -
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
225 269 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.77% 12.28% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 166 156
Median daily rate £420 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.35 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.60% -16.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £9.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £17.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing IPsec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Leeds +23 12 £375 -29.64%
IPsec
Yorkshire

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IPsec 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (88.89%) VPN
2 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 16 (88.89%) F5
3 14 (77.78%) VLAN
3 14 (77.78%) Palo Alto
4 9 (50.00%) Akamai
4 9 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 9 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (27.78%) High Availability
7 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 4 (22.22%) SSL
8 3 (16.67%) CCNP
8 3 (16.67%) OSPF
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
8 3 (16.67%) People Management
9 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (11.11%) FWSM
9 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
9 2 (11.11%) xDSL
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (11.11%) JNCIA
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (11.11%) SonicWALL

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 16 (88.89%) Firewall
1 16 (88.89%) VPN
2 14 (77.78%) VLAN
3 9 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (22.22%) SSL
5 3 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 3 (16.67%) OSPF
6 2 (11.11%) BGP
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
6 2 (11.11%) FWSM
6 2 (11.11%) IPv4
6 2 (11.11%) MPLS
6 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
6 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (11.11%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Team Leader
3 8 (44.44%) Network Team Leader
4 7 (38.89%) Lead Network Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 6 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (27.78%) High Availability
3 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 3 (16.67%) People Management
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
1 2 (11.11%) Python
1 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) JNCIA
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (88.89%) F5
3 14 (77.78%) Palo Alto
4 9 (50.00%) Akamai
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (11.11%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
5 2 (11.11%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft