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 24 June 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.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing IPsec 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.54% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £340
% change year-on-year +1.91% +15.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.89 £47.83 £32.50
% change year-on-year -1.96% +47.16%  

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 83 134 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 17.26% 18.21% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 39
Median daily rate £395 £365 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.21% +39.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £327 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £44.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.72% -38.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IPsec in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IPsec in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) VPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) GLBP
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto

IPsec
Co-occurring 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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) GLBP
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) IPv6
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPLS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto