The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for IPsec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IPsec over the 3 months to 24 June 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 66
Contract jobs citing IPsec 0 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 1.36% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.89% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £340
% change year-on-year +1.91% +15.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.89 £47.83 £32.50
% change year-on-year -1.96% +47.16%  

IPsec is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 139 114 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 18.89% 17.22% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 49 53
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 £11.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.78% -71.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing IPsec as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Milton Keynes

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IPsec in Milton Keynes

IPsec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IPsec in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 8 (100.00%) CESG
1 8 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 8 (100.00%) ISMS
1 8 (100.00%) RMADS
1 8 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 6 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) SMTP
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) CESG
2 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 8 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (100.00%) ISMS
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 8 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (75.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle