The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 73 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -5
Contract jobs citing VPN 6 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.67% 2.64% 3.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.29% 26.39% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£345 £338 £207
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +63.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £188 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £398 £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £13.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.17 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -13.15%
VPN
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 72 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.59% 9.99% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 22 16
Average daily rate £425 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £419 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Average hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.75 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -4.22%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VPN
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 7 (58.33%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) MPLS
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) OSPF
4 5 (41.67%) BGP
4 5 (41.67%) VRRP
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (41.67%) HSRP
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 4 (33.33%) CCNP
5 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (33.33%) CCNA
5 4 (33.33%) WLAN
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (25.00%) SSL
6 3 (25.00%) VoIP
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) CCDP
6 3 (25.00%) Ethernet

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) MPLS
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (41.67%) HSRP
3 5 (41.67%) OSPF
3 5 (41.67%) BGP
3 5 (41.67%) VRRP
4 4 (33.33%) WLAN
5 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
5 3 (25.00%) Multicast
5 3 (25.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lotus Notes Support
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Domino Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Tandem
3 1 (8.33%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Validation
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNP
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) CCDP
3 3 (25.00%) CCIP
3 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Snort
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 2 (16.67%) Sourcefire
6 1 (8.33%) Lotus
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) HP
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago