Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for TACACS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TACACS over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 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.

Terminal Access Controller Access Control System (TACACS)
England > South West
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 215 192 -
Rank change year-on-year -23 - -
Contract jobs citing TACACS 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.019% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
South West median daily rate £325 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
England median daily rate £390 £330 £365
% change year-on-year +18.18% -9.59% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £66.81 - -

TACACS 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 South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 946 773 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.83% 14.68% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 466 416
South West median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.71% -
10th Percentile £152 £181 £149
90th Percentile £538 £545 £513
England median daily rate £425 £410 £401
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.37% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 46 73
South West median hourly rate £40.77 £25.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.31% -31.33% -4.15%
10th Percentile £12.73 £13.00 £13.20
90th Percentile £48.98 £43.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.60% -16.89% +2.27%

TACACS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing TACACS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for TACACS in the South West

TACACS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TACACS in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for TACACS in the South West

TACACS
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TACACS within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Wiltshire - 7 £325 -
TACACS
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing TACACS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for TACACS.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Nokia
4 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (42.86%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) ArcSight
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) ArcSight ESM
4 3 (42.86%) Decision-Making
5 1 (14.29%) VMware NSX
5 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) CCSA
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) CCSE
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Wireshark

TACACS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
3 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infoblox Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCSA
2 1 (14.29%) CCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Nokia
4 3 (42.86%) ArcSight
4 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
4 3 (42.86%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
5 1 (14.29%) VMware