The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 26 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing VPN 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.83% 1.66% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 10.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £410 £255 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.78% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £14.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+107.01% -25.00%
VPN
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 46 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 20.09% 15.23% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 9
Median daily rate £400 £369 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £147 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £418 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -82.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) DMZ
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) SSH
3 2 (33.33%) Brocade
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) TACACS
3 2 (33.33%) Telnet
3 2 (33.33%) FlexPod

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) FWSM
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) SSH
3 2 (33.33%) TACACS
3 2 (33.33%) Telnet
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) FlexPod
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
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