The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVPN over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenVPN
Rank 580 580 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing OpenVPN 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.006% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.039% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OpenVPN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7540 7613 6656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.02% 14.88% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4386 4213 3695
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 424 386
Average hourly rate £21.53 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

OpenVPN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OpenVPN Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenVPN
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OpenVPN Daily Rate Trend in England

OpenVPN
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenVPN across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

OpenVPN Daily Rate Histogram in England

OpenVPN
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVPN within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
South West - 5 £600 - 1
Midlands - 2 £500 -
London -11 1 £525 +75.00% 1
OpenVPN
UK

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OpenVPN 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 OpenVPN.

1 10 (76.92%) Python
1 10 (76.92%) Ruby
1 10 (76.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (76.92%) Puppet
1 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
1 10 (76.92%) DevOps
2 9 (69.23%) nginx
2 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 9 (69.23%) Web Services
2 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
3 8 (61.54%) IPsec
3 8 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) JIRA
3 8 (61.54%) SaltStack
3 8 (61.54%) Docker
3 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
3 8 (61.54%) Open Source
3 8 (61.54%) Varnish
4 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) JMeter
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
5 5 (38.46%) Nessus
5 5 (38.46%) SSH
5 5 (38.46%) Snort

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing OpenVPN 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 OpenVPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (69.23%) nginx
2 5 (38.46%) Confluence
2 5 (38.46%) Apache
3 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (23.08%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (23.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 8 (61.54%) IPsec
3 5 (38.46%) SSH
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) SSL
3 5 (38.46%) IPv6
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) SMTP
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) IMAP
5 3 (23.08%) SNMP
6 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) FTP
6 1 (7.69%) HTTP
6 1 (7.69%) 802.15
6 1 (7.69%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 8 (61.54%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
3 5 (38.46%) MariaDB
4 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 3 (23.08%) Big Data
4 3 (23.08%) Couchbase
5 1 (7.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 10 (76.92%) Jenkins
2 8 (61.54%) JIRA
3 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
4 5 (38.46%) RSpec
4 5 (38.46%) JMeter
4 5 (38.46%) GitLab
5 4 (30.77%) Subversion
6 3 (23.08%) Selenium
6 3 (23.08%) JProfiler
6 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
6 3 (23.08%) JConsole
6 3 (23.08%) VisualVM
6 3 (23.08%) YourKit
7 2 (15.38%) Gerrit
7 2 (15.38%) Artifactory
7 2 (15.38%) Maven
8 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior UNIX Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior UNIX Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior UNIX Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Linux Support
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) REST
2 5 (38.46%) MCollective
3 3 (23.08%) Java EE
3 3 (23.08%) JMS
3 3 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Compact Framework
4 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (38.46%) SmartOS
2 5 (38.46%) CoreOS
3 4 (30.77%) CentOS
4 3 (23.08%) Debian
4 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Fedora
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) DevOps
2 9 (69.23%) Configuration Management
3 8 (61.54%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) SOA
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
6 3 (23.08%) High Availability
6 3 (23.08%) Load Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Stress Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Python
1 10 (76.92%) Ruby
2 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
3 3 (23.08%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Varnish
1 8 (61.54%) Docker
2 5 (38.46%) LXC
2 5 (38.46%) iptables
2 5 (38.46%) Btrfs
2 5 (38.46%) vCloud
2 5 (38.46%) KVM
2 5 (38.46%) Snort
2 5 (38.46%) Squid
3 3 (23.08%) NFS
3 3 (23.08%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Puppet
2 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (38.46%) HAProxy
3 5 (38.46%) Ansible
3 5 (38.46%) CFEngine
3 5 (38.46%) Nessus
3 5 (38.46%) systemd
3 5 (38.46%) Kubernetes
4 3 (23.08%) Nagios
4 3 (23.08%) Cacti
4 3 (23.08%) logstash
5 2 (15.38%) yum
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
1 8 (61.54%) SaltStack
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Veritas
4 1 (7.69%) Assembla
4 1 (7.69%) Sun
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