The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 35 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 2 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.82% 3.53% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 25.64% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Median daily rate £228 - £145
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 - £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 - £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £358 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.23% +11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.17 £16.84
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.95%
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 Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 39 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 19.75% 13.78% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 48
Median daily rate £200 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.82% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £305 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.45 £37.50 £11.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.46% +214.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Kent

VPN
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

VPN
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Tunbridge Wells -1 1 £325 - 1
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for VPN.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Bloomberg
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Wyse
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
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