Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 February 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.

Internet Protocol Security (IPsec)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 176 184 174
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 +20
Contract jobs citing IPsec 23 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.13% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.65% 0.99% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 8
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -3.33% -29.61%
10th Percentile £416 £311 £300
90th Percentile £564 £424 £455
England median daily rate £450 £409 £469
% change year-on-year +10.09% -12.85% +17.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £11.13
England median hourly rate £35.00 £44.50 £29.61
% change year-on-year -21.35% +50.29% -31.14%

IPsec is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 631 605 685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.93% 13.18% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 402 394
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +1.23% +1.88%
10th Percentile £252 £190 £227
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 36 37
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.65 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.44% -13.82% +33.70%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.38 £11.54
90th Percentile £22.13 £32.24 £33.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% -6.98% -2.27%

IPsec
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IPsec in Yorkshire

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IPsec in Yorkshire

IPsec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IPsec in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IPsec in Yorkshire

IPsec
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
West Yorkshire +16 12 £500 +17.65% 2
South Yorkshire -7 9 £475 - 2
North Yorkshire 0 1 £501 +66.83% 1
IPsec
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing IPsec 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for IPsec.

1 22 (95.65%) DHCP
1 22 (95.65%) TCP/IP
1 22 (95.65%) DNS
2 20 (86.96%) Configuration Management
2 20 (86.96%) FTP
2 20 (86.96%) HTTP
2 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 20 (86.96%) Java
2 20 (86.96%) Puppet
3 19 (82.61%) Open Source
3 19 (82.61%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (82.61%) SSL
3 19 (82.61%) Jenkins
4 18 (78.26%) Travis CI
5 16 (69.57%) DevOps
6 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (47.83%) Relational Database
7 11 (47.83%) Microservices
7 11 (47.83%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (47.83%) Target Operating Model
7 11 (47.83%) Thought Leadership
7 11 (47.83%) RDBMS
7 11 (47.83%) MySQL
7 11 (47.83%) MongoDB
7 11 (47.83%) NoSQL
7 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
8 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (39.13%) VMware
9 9 (39.13%) Google
9 9 (39.13%) OOP

IPsec
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) Apache
1 7 (30.43%) IIS
1 7 (30.43%) Jetty
1 7 (30.43%) Mongrel
1 7 (30.43%) nginx
1 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
1 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (39.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (34.78%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (34.78%) Google App Engine
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) DHCP
1 22 (95.65%) DNS
1 22 (95.65%) TCP/IP
2 20 (86.96%) FTP
2 20 (86.96%) HTTP
3 19 (82.61%) SSL
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.70%) BGP
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall
5 2 (8.70%) OSPF
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP
6 1 (4.35%) MPLS
6 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MongoDB
1 11 (47.83%) MySQL
1 11 (47.83%) NoSQL
1 11 (47.83%) RDBMS
1 11 (47.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Jenkins
2 18 (78.26%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) J2EE
2 7 (30.43%) Servlets
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Configuration Management
2 19 (82.61%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (82.61%) Open Source
3 16 (69.57%) DevOps
4 11 (47.83%) Microservices
4 11 (47.83%) Target Operating Model
4 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
4 11 (47.83%) Thought Leadership
5 9 (39.13%) OO
5 9 (39.13%) OOP
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (13.04%) Strategic Thinking
9 2 (8.70%) Project Management
9 2 (8.70%) Web Operations
10 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (4.35%) IT Strategy
10 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.35%) Pair Programming
10 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Go
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Xen
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (86.96%) Puppet
2 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Ansible
3 1 (4.35%) Salt
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Google
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Meraki
4 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto