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 21 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenVPN
UK / England
Rank 576 606 589
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -17
Contract jobs citing OpenVPN 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.004% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.048% 0.029% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Median daily rate £438 £288 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £288 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £288 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate - £288 £400
% change year-on-year
- -28.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6246 6805 7037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.94% 14.50% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3918 4092 3908
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 293 421
Median hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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
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 21 February 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
London - 3 £438 - 1
OpenVPN
UK

OpenVPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 52 (92.86%) Ansible
2 51 (91.07%) Continuous Integration
2 51 (91.07%) Puppet
2 51 (91.07%) Linux
2 51 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (91.07%) VMware
3 50 (89.29%) SSH
3 50 (89.29%) Squid
3 50 (89.29%) DNS
3 50 (89.29%) Configuration Management
3 50 (89.29%) Git (software)
3 50 (89.29%) Docker
3 50 (89.29%) DevOps
4 49 (87.50%) Jenkins
4 49 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (87.50%) Apache
4 49 (87.50%) Scrum
4 49 (87.50%) Terraform
5 48 (85.71%) Sonatype
5 48 (85.71%) Sonatype Nexus
5 48 (85.71%) Elastic Stack
5 48 (85.71%) Rancher
5 48 (85.71%) SonarQube
5 48 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 48 (85.71%) Kubernetes
5 48 (85.71%) Docker Swarm
5 48 (85.71%) Maven
5 48 (85.71%) JIRA
5 48 (85.71%) Ant
5 48 (85.71%) JUnit

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 49 (87.50%) Apache
2 48 (85.71%) Elasticsearch
3 45 (80.36%) Confluence
4 14 (25.00%) nginx
Applications
1 45 (80.36%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 49 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (1.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 50 (89.29%) DNS
1 50 (89.29%) SSH
2 48 (85.71%) OpenLDAP
3 17 (30.36%) Reverse Proxy
4 16 (28.57%) VPN
5 14 (25.00%) IPsec
6 2 (3.57%) Firewall
6 2 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (3.57%) PuTTY
6 2 (3.57%) SSL
7 1 (1.79%) 802.15
7 1 (1.79%) FTP
7 1 (1.79%) HTTP
7 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.79%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (80.36%) PostgreSQL
2 44 (78.57%) Hadoop
3 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database
3 17 (30.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) MySQL
5 1 (1.79%) Redis
5 1 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 50 (89.29%) Git (software)
2 49 (87.50%) Jenkins
3 48 (85.71%) Ant
3 48 (85.71%) JIRA
3 48 (85.71%) JUnit
3 48 (85.71%) Maven
3 48 (85.71%) SonarQube
3 48 (85.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 47 (83.93%) Liquibase
5 45 (80.36%) JIRA Agile
6 26 (46.43%) Bitbucket
7 3 (5.36%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.79%) Subversion
8 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) Senior DevOps
2 12 (21.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Lead DevOps
5 5 (8.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (3.57%) Java Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) Architect
7 1 (1.79%) DevOps Architect
7 1 (1.79%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (1.79%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Lead Architect
7 1 (1.79%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) Release Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.79%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (85.71%) Elastic Stack
1 48 (85.71%) MCollective
2 47 (83.93%) Software Packaging
3 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.36%) React
3 3 (5.36%) Spring
4 2 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (1.79%) .NET
5 1 (1.79%) .NET Compact Framework
5 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.79%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.79%) JSON
5 1 (1.79%) Node.js
5 1 (1.79%) Sensu
5 1 (1.79%) WCF
5 1 (1.79%) XML
5 1 (1.79%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Fintech
2 2 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.79%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (91.07%) Linux
2 42 (75.00%) CentOS
3 13 (23.21%) RancherOS
3 13 (23.21%) VyOS
4 6 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.57%) Unix
6 1 (1.79%) Android
6 1 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (91.07%) Continuous Integration
2 50 (89.29%) Configuration Management
2 50 (89.29%) DevOps
3 49 (87.50%) Scrum
4 48 (85.71%) Continuous Delivery
4 48 (85.71%) Service Management
5 47 (83.93%) Identity Management
6 37 (66.07%) Workflow
7 30 (53.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (44.64%) Coaching
9 24 (42.86%) Case Management
10 3 (5.36%) BDD
10 3 (5.36%) CQRS
10 3 (5.36%) Microservices
10 3 (5.36%) MVC
10 3 (5.36%) OO
10 3 (5.36%) Peer-to-Peer Lending
10 3 (5.36%) TDD
11 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (76.79%) Shell Script
2 27 (48.21%) Ruby
3 4 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.36%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) C
5 1 (1.79%) C#
5 1 (1.79%) Lua
Qualifications
1 44 (78.57%) SC Cleared
1 44 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 17 (30.36%) CTC Cleared
3 7 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (8.93%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 50 (89.29%) Docker
1 50 (89.29%) Squid
2 48 (85.71%) Postfix
2 48 (85.71%) vCloud
3 2 (3.57%) Snort
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.79%) Firmware
4 1 (1.79%) iptables
Systems Management
1 52 (92.86%) Ansible
2 51 (91.07%) Puppet
3 49 (87.50%) Terraform
4 48 (85.71%) Docker Swarm
4 48 (85.71%) Kibana
4 48 (85.71%) Kubernetes
4 48 (85.71%) logstash
4 48 (85.71%) Rancher
4 48 (85.71%) ZABBIX
5 17 (30.36%) Consul
5 17 (30.36%) Packer
6 16 (28.57%) HAProxy
7 2 (3.57%) Nessus
7 2 (3.57%) OSSEC
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (3.57%) yum
8 1 (1.79%) Forum Sentry
8 1 (1.79%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 51 (91.07%) VMware
2 48 (85.71%) Sonatype
3 44 (78.57%) Oracle
4 27 (48.21%) Atlassian
5 17 (30.36%) AppDynamics
6 13 (23.21%) Vyatta
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.79%) Assembla
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