Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall with a requirement for Squid skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Squid over the 6 months to 15 December 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.

Squid Cache
West Midlands > Walsall
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Squid 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 3.57% - -
As % of the System Software category 11.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Walsall median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Walsall median hourly rate £16.41 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.95 - -

Squid is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Walsall
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 32.14% 3.03% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Walsall median daily rate £565 £125 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +352.00% -73.68% -
10th Percentile £425 £113 £463
90th Percentile £590 £138 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £313
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Walsall median hourly rate £16.41 - £15.50
10th Percentile £14.61 - £13.10
90th Percentile £18.20 - £18.30
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.10 £14.25 £14.40
% change year-on-year -1.05% -1.04% +10.77%

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Squid 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Squid.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) NEC
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management

Squid
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PABX
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Support
1 1 (100.00%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) NEC