Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ProxySG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ProxySG over the 6 months to 22 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.

Blue Coat Proxy SG
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 240 263
Rank change year-on-year -11 +23 +27
Contract jobs citing ProxySG 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.084% 0.060% 0.089%
As % of the System Software category 0.70% 0.56% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
City of London median daily rate £438 £319 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -32.89% +17.28%
10th Percentile £263 £227 £433
90th Percentile £588 £416 £543
Central London median daily rate £438 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +2.94% -10.53% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
City of London median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £55.00 -

ProxySG is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 853 718 886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.92% 10.72% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 560 669
City of London median daily rate £490 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% +13.79%
10th Percentile £213 £206 £213
90th Percentile £662 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £484 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.88% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 35
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.25 £12.78
90th Percentile £27.33 £55.00 £30.52
Central London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.98
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.67% +12.38%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ProxySG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ProxySG in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ProxySG in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for ProxySG in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ProxySG in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ProxySG in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ProxySG in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ProxySG in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ProxySG 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 City of London region with a requirement for ProxySG.

1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (33.33%) CyberArk
3 2 (33.33%) FireEye
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Shadow IT
4 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
4 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Security Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Shadow IT
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (33.33%) Investment Management
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Malware Detection/Protection
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) CyberArk
3 2 (33.33%) FireEye
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint