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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 99 94 105
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing VPN 21 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.06% 1.26% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.73% 6.57% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 5
Median daily rate £425 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £114.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -86.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.75 £16.84
% change year-on-year
+35.59% -12.41%
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
444 411 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.41% 19.12% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 248 228
Median daily rate £375 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 39 35
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.83 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.10% -39.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.82 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.37% +7.62%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Basingstoke -8 4 £450 +12.50% 1
Southampton +6 3 £575 +85.48% 3
Portsmouth - 3 £438 - 2
Hook +5 2 £342 -24.00%
Farnborough +1 2 £305 -35.10% 1
Winchester -2 1 £400 -
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VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 32 (56.14%) Firewall
2 29 (50.88%) Cisco
3 23 (40.35%) SC Cleared
3 23 (40.35%) Security Cleared
4 20 (35.09%) LAN
5 19 (33.33%) Windows
6 18 (31.58%) WAN
6 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 14 (24.56%) Linux
7 14 (24.56%) ITIL
8 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
8 13 (22.81%) MPLS
8 13 (22.81%) Data Centre
9 12 (21.05%) OSPF
9 12 (21.05%) BGP
9 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
10 11 (19.30%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (19.30%) VMware
11 10 (17.54%) VLAN
11 10 (17.54%) SSL
11 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
11 10 (17.54%) Juniper
11 10 (17.54%) CheckPoint
11 10 (17.54%) Telecoms
11 10 (17.54%) IPsec
12 9 (15.79%) Change Management
12 9 (15.79%) PKI
13 8 (14.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (14.04%) Middleware

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 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (22.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Office
3 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.26%) MS Project
5 2 (3.51%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) IaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (56.14%) Firewall
2 20 (35.09%) LAN
3 18 (31.58%) WAN
4 13 (22.81%) MPLS
5 12 (21.05%) BGP
5 12 (21.05%) OSPF
6 11 (19.30%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
7 10 (17.54%) IPsec
7 10 (17.54%) SSL
7 10 (17.54%) VLAN
8 7 (12.28%) SAN
9 6 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (10.53%) HTTP
10 5 (8.77%) DNS
10 5 (8.77%) Internet
10 5 (8.77%) IPv4
10 5 (8.77%) IPv6
10 5 (8.77%) SSH
11 4 (7.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) GIS
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) DB2
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (17.54%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 4 (7.02%) Military
4 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Network Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Consultant
3 7 (12.28%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Security Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Designer
5 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support
5 4 (7.02%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (7.02%) Telecoms Designer
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Network Architect
6 3 (5.26%) Network Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) Middleware
2 4 (7.02%) XML
3 1 (1.75%) .NET
3 1 (1.75%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.75%) CSS
3 1 (1.75%) REST
3 1 (1.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.79%) PKI
3 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.02%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.02%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.51%) DataPower
5 2 (3.51%) User Experience
6 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.75%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.75%) iSeries
6 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.75%) Replication
6 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.75%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Linux
3 5 (8.77%) AIX
3 5 (8.77%) Unix
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.02%) Solaris
4 4 (7.02%) VMS
5 3 (5.26%) CentOS
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) Change Management
3 7 (12.28%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (12.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (10.53%) Analytics
4 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.77%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (8.77%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (8.77%) High Availability
5 5 (8.77%) Information Security
5 5 (8.77%) Network Design
5 5 (8.77%) Security Operations
5 5 (8.77%) SIEM
6 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.02%) Document Management
6 4 (7.02%) ITSM
6 4 (7.02%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.02%) Operations Management
6 4 (7.02%) PRINCE
6 4 (7.02%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 6 (10.53%) VBScript
2 3 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (3.51%) C
4 1 (1.75%) C++
4 1 (1.75%) Lisp
4 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (40.35%) SC Cleared
1 23 (40.35%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.28%) CCNA
4 6 (10.53%) CCNP
4 6 (10.53%) Degree
5 5 (8.77%) CISSP
6 4 (7.02%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (7.02%) CLAS
7 3 (5.26%) CCSE
7 3 (5.26%) GCIA
7 3 (5.26%) GCIH
7 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.51%) CCIE
8 2 (3.51%) CISM
8 2 (3.51%) MCSE
8 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.75%) CCDA
9 1 (1.75%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.53%) RMADS
3 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
4 4 (7.02%) COBIT
4 4 (7.02%) COSO
4 4 (7.02%) SAS 70
5 3 (5.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (5.26%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.02%) vSphere
4 3 (5.26%) vCloud
5 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) SCDPM
2 4 (7.02%) SCOM
2 4 (7.02%) SCOrch
2 4 (7.02%) SCSM
2 4 (7.02%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.51%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.75%) Nagios
4 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.75%) vMotion
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) Cisco
2 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 11 (19.30%) VMware
4 10 (17.54%) CheckPoint
4 10 (17.54%) Juniper
5 5 (8.77%) Intel Security
6 4 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (5.26%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.26%) Citrix
7 3 (5.26%) F5
7 3 (5.26%) IBM
7 3 (5.26%) IronPort
7 3 (5.26%) Nokia
7 3 (5.26%) Remedy
8 2 (3.51%) Adobe
8 2 (3.51%) Foundry
8 2 (3.51%) HP
8 2 (3.51%) NetWitness
8 2 (3.51%) Qualys
8 2 (3.51%) Siebel
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