The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing VPN 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury - 4.07% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 18.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £175 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -52.30%
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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 Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 27 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 17.53% 21.95% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 24
Average daily rate £275 £175 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -45.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+47.22% -19.10%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) PSTN
3 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) ADSL
3 4 (50.00%) Broadband
3 4 (50.00%) ISDN
3 4 (50.00%) LLU
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Product Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) IPv6
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (12.50%) Subversion

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) MediaWiki
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) PSTN
3 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) ADSL
3 4 (50.00%) Broadband
3 4 (50.00%) ISDN
3 4 (50.00%) LLU
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) IPv6
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Product Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Samba
1 1 (12.50%) iptables
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Postfix
1 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat