The table below looks at the statistics for IPsec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 133 117 122
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing IPsec 17 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.53% 0.13% 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 1.07% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £360
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
+83.96% -
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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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
485 280 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.13% 11.85% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 154 164
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £388 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 20 14
Average hourly rate £15.36 £13.88 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -61.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £25.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

IPsec
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

IPsec Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

IPsec
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

IPsec Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IPsec
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IPsec across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

IPsec Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
South Yorkshire - 11 £375 -
West Yorkshire -27 5 £533 - 2
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 27 (96.43%) TCP/IP
2 26 (92.86%) DNS
2 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 26 (92.86%) DHCP
2 26 (92.86%) FTP
2 26 (92.86%) HTTP
2 26 (92.86%) VMware
2 26 (92.86%) Google
2 26 (92.86%) Xen
2 26 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (92.86%) Amazon EC2
2 26 (92.86%) Google App Engine
2 26 (92.86%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (92.86%) Cloud Computing
2 26 (92.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 25 (89.29%) nginx
3 25 (89.29%) Jenkins
3 25 (89.29%) Jetty
3 25 (89.29%) WebSphere
3 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (89.29%) Configuration Management
3 25 (89.29%) Java
3 25 (89.29%) .NET
3 25 (89.29%) J2EE
3 25 (89.29%) IIS
3 25 (89.29%) Servlets
3 25 (89.29%) Apache
3 25 (89.29%) Tomcat
3 25 (89.29%) Microsoft

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 25 (89.29%) IIS
1 25 (89.29%) Apache
1 25 (89.29%) Tomcat
1 25 (89.29%) WebSphere
1 25 (89.29%) Jetty
1 25 (89.29%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (92.86%) Cloud Computing
1 26 (92.86%) Amazon EC2
1 26 (92.86%) Google App Engine
1 26 (92.86%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (92.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) TCP/IP
2 26 (92.86%) DHCP
2 26 (92.86%) FTP
2 26 (92.86%) HTTP
2 26 (92.86%) DNS
3 24 (85.71%) SSL
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.57%) FirePass
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) MPLS
5 1 (3.57%) OSPF
5 1 (3.57%) BGP
5 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 25 (89.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) DevOps Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Release Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) .NET
1 25 (89.29%) J2EE
1 25 (89.29%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (89.29%) Configuration Management
2 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (67.86%) Open Source
4 17 (60.71%) Automated Testing
4 17 (60.71%) Unit Testing
5 16 (57.14%) DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Data Privacy
6 1 (3.57%) Network Design
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) CCNP
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCDP
3 1 (3.57%) CCIE
System Software
1 26 (92.86%) Xen
1 26 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (67.86%) Puppet
1 19 (67.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) VMware
1 26 (92.86%) Google
2 25 (89.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) F5