The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVPN over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenVPN
Rank 570 616 -
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -
Contract jobs citing OpenVPN 40 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.004% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 0.028% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
6818 7207 7706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.91% 14.23% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4081 4298 4490
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 448 427
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

OpenVPN
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing OpenVPN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenVPN within the England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +27 40 £500 +11.11%
OpenVPN
UK

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OpenVPN 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 England region with a requirement for OpenVPN.

1 131 (97.76%) DevOps
2 125 (93.28%) Ansible
3 124 (92.54%) Amazon AWS
3 124 (92.54%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (92.54%) JIRA
3 124 (92.54%) Sonatype Nexus
4 121 (90.30%) Continuous Integration
4 121 (90.30%) Docker
5 120 (89.55%) Jenkins
5 120 (89.55%) Git (software)
5 120 (89.55%) Puppet
5 120 (89.55%) Terraform
6 119 (88.81%) Kubernetes
6 119 (88.81%) Rancher
6 119 (88.81%) Confluence
6 119 (88.81%) ZABBIX
6 119 (88.81%) OpenLDAP
6 119 (88.81%) logstash
6 119 (88.81%) SSH
6 119 (88.81%) Linux
7 117 (87.31%) Scrum
7 117 (87.31%) VMware
8 116 (86.57%) Maven
8 116 (86.57%) Apache
8 116 (86.57%) Configuration Management
8 116 (86.57%) MCollective
8 116 (86.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 116 (86.57%) Sonatype
9 115 (85.82%) ELK Stack
9 115 (85.82%) SonarQube

OpenVPN
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 119 (88.81%) Confluence
2 116 (86.57%) Apache
3 115 (85.82%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (10.45%) nginx
5 2 (1.49%) JBoss
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 115 (85.82%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 124 (92.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.99%) SaaS
3 2 (1.49%) GitHub
3 2 (1.49%) Slack
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (0.75%) G Suite
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.75%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 119 (88.81%) OpenLDAP
1 119 (88.81%) SSH
2 115 (85.82%) DNS
3 23 (17.16%) Reverse Proxy
4 22 (16.42%) VPN
5 18 (13.43%) IPsec
6 1 (0.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (82.84%) PostgreSQL
2 110 (82.09%) Hadoop
3 23 (17.16%) Oracle Database
3 23 (17.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (6.72%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.73%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.24%) MySQL
7 1 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 124 (92.54%) JIRA
1 124 (92.54%) Sonatype Nexus
2 120 (89.55%) Git (software)
2 120 (89.55%) Jenkins
3 116 (86.57%) Maven
4 115 (85.82%) Ant
4 115 (85.82%) JUnit
4 115 (85.82%) SonarQube
5 112 (83.58%) Liquibase
6 111 (82.84%) JIRA Agile
7 81 (60.45%) Bitbucket
8 5 (3.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (3.73%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.75%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.75%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (4.48%) Finance
2 1 (0.75%) Electronics
2 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.75%) Marketing
2 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (67.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (26.87%) Senior DevOps
2 36 (26.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 27 (20.15%) Lead DevOps
4 19 (14.18%) Consultant
5 13 (9.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 13 (9.70%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (9.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 12 (8.96%) DevOps Consultant
7 8 (5.97%) AWS DevOps
7 8 (5.97%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Junior
8 5 (3.73%) Junior DevOps
8 5 (3.73%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.73%) Security Engineer
9 4 (2.99%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (2.24%) E-Commerce Engineer
10 3 (2.24%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (86.57%) MCollective
2 115 (85.82%) ELK Stack
3 113 (84.33%) Software Packaging
4 5 (3.73%) AngularJS
4 5 (3.73%) React
4 5 (3.73%) Spring
5 1 (0.75%) Node.js
5 1 (0.75%) Sensu
5 1 (0.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.73%) Fintech
1 5 (3.73%) PKI
2 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 119 (88.81%) Linux
2 97 (72.39%) CentOS
3 13 (9.70%) RancherOS
3 13 (9.70%) VyOS
4 10 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (97.76%) DevOps
2 124 (92.54%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (90.30%) Continuous Integration
4 117 (87.31%) Scrum
5 116 (86.57%) Configuration Management
5 116 (86.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 115 (85.82%) Service Management
7 113 (84.33%) Identity Management
8 84 (62.69%) Workflow
9 82 (61.19%) Case Management
10 74 (55.22%) Coaching
11 71 (52.99%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (11.19%) Software Engineering
13 5 (3.73%) BDD
13 5 (3.73%) CQRS
13 5 (3.73%) E-Commerce
13 5 (3.73%) Microservices
13 5 (3.73%) MVC
13 5 (3.73%) OO
13 5 (3.73%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 111 (82.84%) Shell Script
2 86 (64.18%) Ruby
3 14 (10.45%) Java
4 9 (6.72%) Python
5 7 (5.22%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.49%) C++
6 2 (1.49%) Go
7 1 (0.75%) Lua
Qualifications
1 101 (75.37%) SC Cleared
1 101 (75.37%) Security Cleared
2 48 (35.82%) CTC Cleared
3 21 (15.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (5.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.49%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 121 (90.30%) Docker
2 115 (85.82%) Postfix
2 115 (85.82%) Squid
3 114 (85.07%) vCloud
4 1 (0.75%) iptables
Systems Management
1 125 (93.28%) Ansible
2 120 (89.55%) Puppet
2 120 (89.55%) Terraform
3 119 (88.81%) Kubernetes
3 119 (88.81%) logstash
3 119 (88.81%) Rancher
3 119 (88.81%) ZABBIX
4 115 (85.82%) Kibana
5 23 (17.16%) Consul
5 23 (17.16%) Packer
6 14 (10.45%) HAProxy
7 6 (4.48%) OSSEC
8 2 (1.49%) yum
9 1 (0.75%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 117 (87.31%) VMware
2 116 (86.57%) Sonatype
3 110 (82.09%) Oracle
4 87 (64.93%) Atlassian
5 23 (17.16%) AppDynamics
6 13 (9.70%) Vyatta
7 2 (1.49%) Google
8 1 (0.75%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.75%) SAP