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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.50% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.21%
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
25 50 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.50% 17.42% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 14
Median daily rate £350 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £164 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £26.25 £22.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £12.40 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.45 £32.15 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 7 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for VPN.

1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) FlexPod
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) FWSM
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) DMZ
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) DMZ
2 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (50.00%) FWSM
2 2 (50.00%) NX-OS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire