Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for 802.1X skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 802.1X over the 6 months to 24 June 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.

IEEE 802.1X
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 554 603 578
Rank change year-on-year +49 -25 +48
Contract jobs citing 802.1X 64 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.13% 0.089% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 34
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £344 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.55% -19.12% +25.00%
10th Percentile £293 £250 £313
90th Percentile £750 £416 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £406 £450
% change year-on-year +10.77% -9.72% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.81 £30.21 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.19% - -
UK median hourly rate £66.81 £30.21 £24.86
% change year-on-year +121.19% +21.50% -50.28%

802.1X is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 14,070 16,199 14,503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 28.93% 30.52% 29.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,215 10,506 9,452
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.23% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £490 £470 £445
% change year-on-year +4.26% +5.62% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 218 273
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £16.95 £12.69 £15.00
90th Percentile £57.70 £56.25 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.13 £41.13
% change year-on-year +0.89% +2.43% +9.67%

802.1X
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing 802.1X as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for 802.1X in the UK excluding London

802.1X
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 802.1X in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for 802.1X in the UK excluding London

802.1X
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing 802.1X in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for 802.1X in the UK excluding London

802.1X
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 802.1X in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 802.1X in the UK excluding London

802.1X
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing 802.1X in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for 802.1X in the UK excluding London

802.1X
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 802.1X within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
East of England +25 28 £550 +57.14% 1
North of England +21 11 £295 -5.60%
South East +21 11 £425 +21.43% 2
South West -14 7 £450 +20.00% 2
North East - 7 £295 -
Midlands +17 4 £475 +15.15%
North West +14 4 £265 -15.20%
Scotland +22 3 £363 +12.84%
West Midlands +2 2 £438 +6.06%
East Midlands - 1 - -
802.1X
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing 802.1X 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for 802.1X.

1 51 (79.69%) Cisco
2 39 (60.94%) Firewall
3 38 (59.38%) F5
4 33 (51.56%) OSPF
5 32 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (48.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 30 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (46.88%) WAN
8 28 (43.75%) LAN
8 28 (43.75%) CCNP
9 26 (40.63%) DNS
10 25 (39.06%) BGP
11 24 (37.50%) Wireless
11 24 (37.50%) VPN
12 22 (34.38%) Palo Alto
13 21 (32.81%) Wi-Fi
13 21 (32.81%) Cisco ISE
14 20 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (31.25%) Blue Coat
15 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
16 17 (26.56%) Riverbed
16 17 (26.56%) Juniper
17 16 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 15 (23.44%) Retail
18 15 (23.44%) VMware
19 14 (21.88%) EIGRP
19 14 (21.88%) VLAN
19 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
19 14 (21.88%) Arista
20 13 (20.31%) Project Management

802.1X
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 8 (12.50%) Apache
2 7 (10.94%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (15.63%) Office 365
3 8 (12.50%) Akamai
4 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (60.94%) Firewall
2 33 (51.56%) OSPF
3 31 (48.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 30 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
4 30 (46.88%) WAN
5 28 (43.75%) LAN
6 26 (40.63%) DNS
7 25 (39.06%) BGP
8 24 (37.50%) VPN
8 24 (37.50%) Wireless
9 21 (32.81%) Cisco ISE
9 21 (32.81%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 14 (21.88%) EIGRP
11 14 (21.88%) VLAN
12 12 (18.75%) DHCP
12 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
13 11 (17.19%) TACACS
14 10 (15.63%) WLAN
15 9 (14.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.13%) ClearQuest
4 2 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) Burp Suite
5 1 (1.56%) GNU Toolchain
5 1 (1.56%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.56%) Subversion
5 1 (1.56%) Trac
General
1 15 (23.44%) Retail
2 8 (12.50%) Finance
3 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Publishing
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (45.31%) Network Engineer
2 12 (18.75%) Architect
3 8 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 8 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 8 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (10.94%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (10.94%) Consultant
4 7 (10.94%) Network Consultant
5 6 (9.38%) NOC Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Network Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Network Security Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) J2EE
2 3 (4.69%) HTML
3 2 (3.13%) WAP
3 2 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (1.56%) CGI
4 1 (1.56%) POSIX
4 1 (1.56%) Qt
4 1 (1.56%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.94%) EMC VNX
2 7 (10.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.13%) PKI
5 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.56%) CMDB
5 1 (1.56%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.56%) FMCG
5 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.56%) iPhone
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) SCADA
5 1 (1.56%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Linux
2 7 (10.94%) Windows
3 6 (9.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.69%) Unix
5 3 (4.69%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.56%) CentOS
7 1 (1.56%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.56%) uClinux
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) Project Management
2 9 (14.06%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (12.50%) Architectural Design
3 8 (12.50%) Migration
4 7 (10.94%) Analytics
4 7 (10.94%) Continuous Deployment
4 7 (10.94%) ITIL
4 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.38%) Decision-Making
5 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
5 6 (9.38%) UML
6 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.81%) Network Design
7 4 (6.25%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 4 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.69%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (4.69%) Time Management
9 2 (3.13%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) Java
2 5 (7.81%) C
3 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.25%) Python
4 3 (4.69%) C++
4 3 (4.69%) SQL
5 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.56%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.56%) Lua
5 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (43.75%) CCNP
3 14 (21.88%) Security Cleared
4 12 (18.75%) CCNA
4 12 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.69%) CCIE
6 2 (3.13%) BC Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.13%) Degree
7 1 (1.56%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.56%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.38%) SLA
3 2 (3.13%) QA
4 1 (1.56%) GDPR
4 1 (1.56%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.56%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.50%) ProxySG
3 7 (10.94%) Squid
3 7 (10.94%) Varnish
3 7 (10.94%) vSphere
4 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.13%) Firmware
6 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.13%) VMware NSX
7 1 (1.56%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.56%) XenApp
7 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (15.63%) Puppet
2 9 (14.06%) FortiGate
3 7 (10.94%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (10.94%) TrustSec
3 7 (10.94%) vCenter Server
4 2 (3.13%) WSUS
5 1 (1.56%) Cacti
5 1 (1.56%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.56%) Nagios
5 1 (1.56%) Nessus
5 1 (1.56%) Nmap
5 1 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 51 (79.69%) Cisco
2 38 (59.38%) F5
3 22 (34.38%) Palo Alto
4 20 (31.25%) Blue Coat
5 17 (26.56%) Juniper
5 17 (26.56%) Riverbed
6 15 (23.44%) VMware
7 14 (21.88%) Arista
8 10 (15.63%) CheckPoint
9 9 (14.06%) SolarWinds
10 7 (10.94%) EMC
10 7 (10.94%) Fortinet
10 7 (10.94%) Oracle
10 7 (10.94%) Unisys
11 6 (9.38%) McAfee
12 5 (7.81%) HP
12 5 (7.81%) Zscaler
13 4 (6.25%) Citrix
14 3 (4.69%) Dell
14 3 (4.69%) Microsoft