The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 94 74 115
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +41
Contract jobs citing VPN 16 59 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.88% 2.68% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.49% 11.39% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 6
Median daily rate £320 £450 £174
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +158.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £313 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £389 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +21.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.36 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.15%
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
458 518 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.18% 23.57% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 317 257
Median daily rate £360 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 27
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £13.00 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
Southampton +10 5 £365 +32.72% 7
Farnborough -3 3 - - 1
Basingstoke -4 3 - - 2
Portsmouth 0 2 £205 -
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VPN 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 20 (55.56%) Cisco
2 18 (50.00%) Windows
3 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
4 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
6 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
6 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
6 13 (36.11%) ITIL
6 13 (36.11%) Linux
6 13 (36.11%) Firewall
7 12 (33.33%) VMware
7 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (30.56%) SSL
8 11 (30.56%) Degree
9 9 (25.00%) Change Management
9 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (25.00%) Juniper
10 8 (22.22%) CCNP
10 8 (22.22%) CCNA
10 8 (22.22%) VLAN
10 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (19.44%) WAN
11 7 (19.44%) MS Office
11 7 (19.44%) BGP
12 6 (16.67%) OSPF
12 6 (16.67%) SAN
12 6 (16.67%) LAN
12 6 (16.67%) SCCM
12 6 (16.67%) IPsec

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (19.44%) MS Office
3 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
4 4 (11.11%) MS Project
5 1 (2.78%) Acrobat
5 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) Firewall
1 13 (36.11%) TCP/IP
2 11 (30.56%) SSL
3 8 (22.22%) VLAN
4 7 (19.44%) BGP
4 7 (19.44%) WAN
5 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (16.67%) IPsec
5 6 (16.67%) LAN
5 6 (16.67%) OSPF
5 6 (16.67%) SAN
6 5 (13.89%) DHCP
6 5 (13.89%) HTTP
7 4 (11.11%) Network Security
7 4 (11.11%) SSH
8 3 (8.33%) DNS
8 3 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (5.56%) MPLS
9 2 (5.56%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Desktop Support
3 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Firewall Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.89%) PKI
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.78%) NHS
5 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.78%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) CentOS
3 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.89%) AIX
5 4 (11.11%) Solaris
5 4 (11.11%) VMS
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) Unix
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Change Management
3 6 (16.67%) Analytics
3 6 (16.67%) Service Management
4 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (11.11%) Coaching
4 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (11.11%) Document Management
4 4 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 4 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 4 (11.11%) Release Management
4 4 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.56%) Digital Forensics
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) ITSM
6 2 (5.56%) Network Design
6 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 4 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 12 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (30.56%) Degree
5 8 (22.22%) CCNA
5 8 (22.22%) CCNP
6 4 (11.11%) CISSP
6 4 (11.11%) GCIA
6 4 (11.11%) GCIH
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.56%) CCDP
8 2 (5.56%) JNCIS
8 2 (5.56%) MCSE
8 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.78%) CCIE
9 1 (2.78%) JNCIP
9 1 (2.78%) MCITP
9 1 (2.78%) MCP
9 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) COBIT
1 4 (11.11%) COSO
1 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 4 (11.11%) SAS 70
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.78%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.67%) vCloud
3 6 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
2 4 (11.11%) SCDPM
2 4 (11.11%) SCOM
2 4 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 4 (11.11%) SCSM
2 4 (11.11%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.56%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.78%) Nagios
4 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco
2 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (33.33%) VMware
4 9 (25.00%) Juniper
5 3 (8.33%) Apple
5 3 (8.33%) Brocade
5 3 (8.33%) Intel Security
5 3 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
6 2 (5.56%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) NetWitness
6 2 (5.56%) Qualys
6 2 (5.56%) Remedy
7 1 (2.78%) Adobe
7 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.78%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) Lotus
7 1 (2.78%) Nortel
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
7 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
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