The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 59 65 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing IPsec 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.20% 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 1.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £335 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £531 £363 £385
% change year-on-year +46.55% -5.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £44.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.81% +46.66%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 73 77 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 14.46% 13.39% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 76
Median daily rate £388 £369 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.08% +18.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 11
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.29% -22.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IPsec in West Sussex

IPsec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IPsec in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IPsec in West Sussex

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Horsham - 1 £335 -
IPsec
South East

IPsec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) TACACS
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Adaptive Security
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) Operations Management
2 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless

IPsec
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) DDNS
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DSL
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Adaptive Security
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Operations Management
2 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint