The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 28 March 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)
Scotland / Renfrewshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing IPsec 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - - 6.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £363 £385
% change year-on-year +37.93% -5.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £46.42 £30.00
% change year-on-year -35.36% +54.71%  

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 44 88 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 57.89% 60.69% 29.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 63 20
Median daily rate £340 £400 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +15.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £310 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IPsec in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (100.00%) Netcool
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Server Building
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Netcool
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas