The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 105 101 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing VPN 15 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.72% 0.82% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.30% 3.99% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 14
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £238 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £291 £300
% change year-on-year
+19.30% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -66.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.42 £17.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+0.98% -37.27%
VPN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
349 401 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.81% 20.53% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 206 170
Average daily rate £375 £345 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £223 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 65
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VPN
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VPN
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
Basingstoke +5 6 £400 -23.80% 3
Hook -5 2 £450 - 1
Southampton -8 1 £305 -6.15% 1
Farnborough - 1 - - 6
Havant - 1 - -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 26 (86.67%) Cisco
2 15 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (43.33%) Juniper
3 13 (43.33%) ITIL
3 13 (43.33%) Firewall
3 13 (43.33%) VMware
4 12 (40.00%) Network Design
4 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (40.00%) DNS
5 10 (33.33%) SSL
6 9 (30.00%) NetApp
6 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (26.67%) vSphere
7 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 8 (26.67%) FlexPod
7 8 (26.67%) BMC
7 8 (26.67%) CA
7 8 (26.67%) DHCP
7 8 (26.67%) WAN
7 8 (26.67%) Windows
7 8 (26.67%) Service Management
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (23.33%) MPLS
8 7 (23.33%) vCloud
9 6 (20.00%) IaaS
9 6 (20.00%) OSPF
9 6 (20.00%) McAfee
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (13.33%) MS Project
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (43.33%) Firewall
3 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (40.00%) DNS
4 10 (33.33%) SSL
5 8 (26.67%) DHCP
5 8 (26.67%) WAN
6 7 (23.33%) MPLS
7 6 (20.00%) OSPF
7 6 (20.00%) LAN
7 6 (20.00%) VLAN
8 5 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (16.67%) IPsec
8 5 (16.67%) ATM
8 5 (16.67%) HTTP
9 4 (13.33%) BGP
9 4 (13.33%) SSH
10 3 (10.00%) VoIP
10 3 (10.00%) TACACS
10 3 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Systems Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Incident Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Requirements Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineering Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Firewall Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Support
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) FlexPod
2 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.67%) PKI
4 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) SecurID
5 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Solaris
4 4 (13.33%) AIX
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 12 (40.00%) Network Design
3 8 (26.67%) Service Management
4 5 (16.67%) Change Management
5 4 (13.33%) Digital Forensics
5 4 (13.33%) Network Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) SIEM
5 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Cyber Security
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.33%) PRINCE
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security Management
5 4 (13.33%) Security Management
5 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security
5 4 (13.33%) Document Management
6 3 (10.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) C++
2 1 (3.33%) Python
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (16.67%) CCNP
3 5 (16.67%) CCNA
4 4 (13.33%) GCIA
4 4 (13.33%) GCIH
4 4 (13.33%) CISSP
4 4 (13.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) CCSE
5 1 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (3.33%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) CCDP
5 1 (3.33%) CCIE
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (13.33%) COSO
2 4 (13.33%) COBIT
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (26.67%) vSphere
3 7 (23.33%) vCloud
4 1 (3.33%) Squid
4 1 (3.33%) Snort
4 1 (3.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (3.33%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (3.33%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) Juniper
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 9 (30.00%) NetApp
4 8 (26.67%) BMC
4 8 (26.67%) CA
5 6 (20.00%) McAfee
5 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.00%) Nokia
7 3 (10.00%) F5
8 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.67%) BT
9 1 (3.33%) IronPort
9 1 (3.33%) Brocade
9 1 (3.33%) Mercator
9 1 (3.33%) Symantec
9 1 (3.33%) Remedy
9 1 (3.33%) Websense
9 1 (3.33%) Citrix
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