The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - 51 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.93% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £488 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £363 £385
% change year-on-year +44.82% -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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 98 95 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 21.21% 17.69% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 49
Median daily rate £475 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £159 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.51 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.54% -30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IPsec in South Yorkshire