The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 28 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing VPN 8 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.90% 4.29% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 11.90% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £315 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.63% +1.61%
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Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 84 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 21.74% 36.05% 24.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 29
Median daily rate £315 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £188 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £498 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 1
Median hourly rate £32.00 £39.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +56.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VPN 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for VPN.

1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (70.00%) Network Design
3 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
4 6 (60.00%) Network Security
5 5 (50.00%) CCSA
5 5 (50.00%) CCSE
6 4 (40.00%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
7 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (30.00%) WAN
7 3 (30.00%) CCNP
7 3 (30.00%) SSL
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (30.00%) Juniper
7 3 (30.00%) BGP
8 2 (20.00%) DSL
8 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
8 2 (20.00%) Internet
8 2 (20.00%) MPLS
8 2 (20.00%) OSPF
8 2 (20.00%) CCNA
8 2 (20.00%) CCDP
8 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
8 2 (20.00%) RIP
8 2 (20.00%) Migration
8 2 (20.00%) xDSL

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Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) BGP
4 3 (30.00%) SSL
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) DSL
5 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) OSPF
5 2 (20.00%) RIP
5 2 (20.00%) xDSL
6 1 (10.00%) Converged Networks
6 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (10.00%) Telepresence
6 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (10.00%) VPLS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Check Point Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) IP Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCSA
1 5 (50.00%) CCSE
2 4 (40.00%) Check Point Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) CCDP
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (10.00%) CCIE
5 1 (10.00%) CCIP
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Tandberg