The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.69% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £354 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -13.15%
VPN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
92 20 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 21.10% 11.90% 34.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 4 23
Median daily rate £409 £288 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.26% -12.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £300 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £12.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

VPN
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 3 - -
VPN
West Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) GCIH
2 1 (25.00%) GCFA
2 1 (25.00%) CEH
2 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Linux

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCSA
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) GCFA
1 1 (25.00%) GCIH
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk