Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 150 144
Rank change year-on-year +22 -6 -15
Contract jobs citing IPsec 21 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.66% 0.031% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.66% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
East Midlands median daily rate £280 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.33% - -
England median daily rate £411 £450 £435
% change year-on-year -8.61% +3.45% +18.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £5.00
England median hourly rate £44.50 £46.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year -3.26% -3.83% +37.64%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 451 397 360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.15% 12.22% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 256 192
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.67% +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £152 £138 £169
90th Percentile £500 £538 £480
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 36
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.93 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.40% +16.67% -13.29%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.45 £39.13 £38.38
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -21.26% +15.85% +2.50%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in the East Midlands

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IPsec in the East Midlands

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 20 £280 -
Derbyshire - 1 £313 -
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 21 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 20 (95.24%) Server Virtualisation
2 20 (95.24%) PKI
2 20 (95.24%) Kerberos
2 20 (95.24%) TCP/IP
2 20 (95.24%) DNS
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
3 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 19 (90.48%) LDAP
3 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (90.48%) PowerShell
3 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
4 12 (57.14%) Incident Management
4 12 (57.14%) Migration
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (23.81%) Internet
5 5 (23.81%) MCSE
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (4.76%) Wireless
7 1 (4.76%) Frame Relay
7 1 (4.76%) Wireless Security
7 1 (4.76%) WPA2
7 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) Riverbed

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 20 (95.24%) DNS
1 20 (95.24%) Kerberos
1 20 (95.24%) TCP/IP
2 19 (90.48%) LDAP
3 5 (23.81%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) ATM
4 1 (4.76%) BGP
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Frame Relay
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) OSPF
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) VRRP
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) WEP
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) WPA
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 20 (95.24%) PKI
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
1 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
1 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2003
1 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Server Virtualisation
2 12 (57.14%) Incident Management
2 12 (57.14%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) MCSE
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Aruba
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) F5
2 1 (4.76%) Riverbed