Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for IPsec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IPsec over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 53 52
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -8
Contract jobs citing IPsec 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.55% 0.35% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.97% 1.57% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Bracknell median daily rate £425 £344 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.64% +7.42% +6.67%
10th Percentile £413 £333 £310
90th Percentile £438 £349 £330
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £344 £425
% change year-on-year +23.64% -19.12% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

IPsec is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 101 127 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 18.40% 22.13% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 64 40
Bracknell median daily rate £300 £400 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +26.38% -4.09%
10th Percentile £237 £257 £162
90th Percentile £438 £560 £476
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 16
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -62.41% +32.34%
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.81 £28.75
% change year-on-year -28.21% -34.59% +61.97%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Bracknell

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IPsec in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for IPsec in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Stealthwatch
2 2 (66.67%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (66.67%) Lancope
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Contact Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Contact Management
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (66.67%) Stealthwatch
2 1 (33.33%) Cacti
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Lancope
3 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds