The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 46 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing VPN 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.27% 0.89% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.45% 7.25% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £125 £313 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +26.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
- +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £15.15
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +25.45%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 69 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.18% 12.32% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 62
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £182 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £23.70 £23.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VPN
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 5 - - 4
Huntingdon - 1 £125 -
VPN
East of England

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
5 5 (35.71%) DameWare
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Mac OS X
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) X-Windows
6 4 (28.57%) LANDesk
7 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
7 3 (21.43%) Skype
7 3 (21.43%) Internet
7 3 (21.43%) Smartphone
7 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 3 (21.43%) VoIP
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Avaya
8 2 (14.29%) Lotus
8 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
8 2 (14.29%) Java
8 2 (14.29%) MS Office
8 2 (14.29%) Network Design
8 2 (14.29%) SCCM
8 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
1 3 (21.43%) Skype
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
1 3 (21.43%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) WebEx
2 2 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Dutch Language
1 2 (14.29%) German Language
1 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Smartphone
2 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Handset
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Office Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) DameWare
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) LANDesk
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Avaya
4 2 (14.29%) Lotus
5 1 (7.14%) Adobe
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Google
5 1 (7.14%) Kaspersky
5 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
5 1 (7.14%) Remedy
5 1 (7.14%) VMware
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