The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bath region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 17 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing VPN 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 1.89% 3.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £330
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £21.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-20.75% +34.92%
Communications & Networking Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 7.55% 6.90% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £413 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
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VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VPN across the Bath region.

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Bath

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Bath region.

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) nginx
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Hudson
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Wiki
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Postfix
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware