The first table below looks at the demand for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 10 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 East Sussex 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.31% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£243 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £26.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-36.15% +47.22%
Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.44% 9.89% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 10
Average daily rate £303 £310 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.41% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £210 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £410 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.71% +22.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.98 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.07% -
VPN
South East

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

VPN
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

VPN
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - - - -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) DMVPN
3 5 (45.45%) IPsec
3 5 (45.45%) EIGRP
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) CCNP
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 4 (36.36%) BGP
4 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 4 (36.36%) BT
4 4 (36.36%) Network Management
4 4 (36.36%) Network Design
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) DMZ
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) McAfee
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) IPsec
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) EIGRP
2 5 (45.45%) DMVPN
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) DMZ
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) SSL
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
6 1 (9.09%) MPLS
6 1 (9.09%) HSRP
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Design
1 4 (36.36%) Network Management
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (27.27%) Network Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) BT
3 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) McAfee
4 2 (18.18%) WatchGuard