The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 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 Docklands, London 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 23 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.81% - 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £180
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £21.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.75% +32.81%
Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 18.55% 9.78% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 20
Average daily rate £525 £425 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £315 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Docklands, London

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

VPN
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft