Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 6 months to 22 July 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 170 168
Rank change year-on-year +22 -2 -27
Contract jobs citing IPsec 3 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 1.17% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 20
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £525 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +86.67% -22.41%
10th Percentile £425 £388 £263
90th Percentile £535 £550 £300
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £288
% change year-on-year - +73.91% -20.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 394 512 527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.80% 12.62% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 320 327
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £200
90th Percentile £538 £575 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +5.00% +23.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 26
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £11.74 £22.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.56% -47.52% +20.05%
10th Percentile £9.53 £10.20 £12.87
90th Percentile £29.11 £16.32 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.61 £17.50
% change year-on-year +15.01% -27.96% +31.09%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing IPsec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in West Yorkshire

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IPsec in West Yorkshire

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
Leeds +19 3 £500 -4.76%
IPsec
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) CatOS
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware