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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Rank 132 122 119
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing IPsec 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.069% 0.12% 0.045%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.85% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £335 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £345 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.07% -4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £30.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -83.33%
IPsec
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
396 354 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.61% 14.18% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 251 143
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 10 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.36 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.96% +30.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.28 £11.19 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.80 £14.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

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
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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire -6 1 £335 +16.52% 4
South Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
IPsec
England

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (92.86%) Linux
1 26 (92.86%) DNS
2 25 (89.29%) TCP/IP
2 25 (89.29%) DHCP
2 25 (89.29%) FTP
2 25 (89.29%) HTTP
2 25 (89.29%) Tomcat
2 25 (89.29%) WebSphere
2 25 (89.29%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (89.29%) Jetty
2 25 (89.29%) Cloud Computing
2 25 (89.29%) nginx
2 25 (89.29%) Jenkins
3 24 (85.71%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (85.71%) Configuration Management
3 24 (85.71%) VMware
3 24 (85.71%) Java
3 24 (85.71%) IIS
3 24 (85.71%) Servlets
3 24 (85.71%) SSL
3 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
4 23 (82.14%) Apache
4 23 (82.14%) .NET
4 23 (82.14%) J2EE
4 23 (82.14%) Xen
4 23 (82.14%) Google
4 23 (82.14%) Google App Engine

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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%) Jetty
1 25 (89.29%) nginx
1 25 (89.29%) Tomcat
1 25 (89.29%) WebSphere
2 24 (85.71%) IIS
3 23 (82.14%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.57%) PowerExchange
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (89.29%) Cloud Computing
2 24 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (85.71%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (82.14%) Google App Engine
3 23 (82.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) DNS
2 25 (89.29%) DHCP
2 25 (89.29%) FTP
2 25 (89.29%) HTTP
2 25 (89.29%) TCP/IP
3 24 (85.71%) SSL
4 3 (10.71%) Firewall
4 3 (10.71%) VPN
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.14%) FirePass
5 2 (7.14%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) IMAP
6 1 (3.57%) OpenVPN
6 1 (3.57%) SMTP
6 1 (3.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (89.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) JConsole
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) JMeter
2 1 (3.57%) JProfiler
2 1 (3.57%) Log4j
2 1 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) VisualVM
2 1 (3.57%) YourKit
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) DevOps Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) WebOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Head of DevOps
5 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Web Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Head of Operations
6 1 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) Servlets
2 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 23 (82.14%) J2EE
3 2 (7.14%) LAMP
3 2 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.57%) Java EE
4 1 (3.57%) JMS
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) AIX
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Debian
3 1 (3.57%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) Configuration Management
3 23 (82.14%) DevOps
4 13 (46.43%) Automated Testing
4 13 (46.43%) Open Source
5 12 (42.86%) Unit Testing
6 9 (32.14%) Web Operations
7 2 (7.14%) Data Privacy
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
8 1 (3.57%) High Availability
8 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) CCDP
2 2 (7.14%) CCNP
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (82.14%) Xen
3 1 (3.57%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (3.57%) NFS
3 1 (3.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (53.57%) Puppet
2 14 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Cacti
3 1 (3.57%) Cobbler
3 1 (3.57%) logstash
3 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 24 (85.71%) VMware
2 23 (82.14%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) F5
3 2 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.57%) Axway
4 1 (3.57%) Dell
4 1 (3.57%) Informatica
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) SaltStack
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