The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 26 9 29
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Contract jobs citing VPN 3 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 1.89% 8.97% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 35.14% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £613 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.12% +1.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £356 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +11.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.63% +1.61%
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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 Staines region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 13.21% 25.52% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 5
Median daily rate £613 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £350 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £455 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.06% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Staines region with a requirement for VPN.

1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (91.67%) PaaS
2 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 11 (91.67%) IaaS
2 11 (91.67%) Configuration Management
3 10 (83.33%) Barracuda Networks
3 10 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (75.00%) Network Security
5 6 (50.00%) VLAN
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) Software Deployment
5 6 (50.00%) LAN
5 6 (50.00%) WAN
5 6 (50.00%) MPLS
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (50.00%) DHCP
5 6 (50.00%) DNS
5 6 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (41.67%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (41.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (41.67%) Rackspace
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco

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Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (91.67%) IaaS
2 11 (91.67%) PaaS
3 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) SaaS
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) LAN
3 6 (50.00%) MPLS
3 6 (50.00%) VLAN
3 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) LDAP
4 1 (8.33%) SSH
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Azure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (41.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) Replication
3 4 (33.33%) Cloud Native
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) VMS
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 5 (41.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
3 5 (41.67%) SIEM
3 5 (41.67%) Use Case
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
5 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Auto-Scaling
6 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (8.33%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) CCSA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) JNCIA
2 1 (8.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 10 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (41.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (41.67%) SCOM
3 5 (41.67%) Tivoli
4 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Rackspace
3 5 (41.67%) Splunk
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft