The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 31 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 Brighton 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VPN 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £330
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £21.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-20.75% +30.76%
Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 9.05% 6.49% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 6
Average daily rate £250 £225 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.88% -40.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £210 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.00%
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VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

VPN
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
1 1 (33.33%) HSRP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Authority
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP