The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 5 15
Contract jobs citing VPN 0 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead - 18.26% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 51.22% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Average daily rate
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- £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
- +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £22.85 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+7.10% -21.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Maidenhead region.

Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 11.36% 35.65% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 13
Average daily rate £320 £400 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +50.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £258 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £505 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +240.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) VMware