The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 67 70 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs citing VPN 31 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.05% 1.43% 2.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.40% 8.52% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 21
Average daily rate
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£364 £338 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +110.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £226 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £308 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £54.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.23 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.19%
VPN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
298 223 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.70% 16.83% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 157 121
Average daily rate £350 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £418 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -41.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.20 £152.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VPN
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VPN
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

VPN Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

VPN
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -3 10 £364 +61.66% 1
Camberley - 4 £475 -
Staines - 4 - - 1
Woking - 1 £405 -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - - 2
Farnham - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Oxted - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 2
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 42 (76.36%) Firewall
2 26 (47.27%) Cisco
3 23 (41.82%) Windows
4 21 (38.18%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (36.36%) MPLS
5 20 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (34.55%) Juniper
7 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
7 17 (30.91%) BGP
7 17 (30.91%) Windows 7
8 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
8 16 (29.09%) Nokia
8 16 (29.09%) Ethernet
9 15 (27.27%) Telecoms
9 15 (27.27%) Load Balancing
10 14 (25.45%) Network Architecture
10 14 (25.45%) CheckPoint
10 14 (25.45%) CCIE
11 13 (23.64%) SNMP
11 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
11 13 (23.64%) IPsec
12 12 (21.82%) OSPF
12 12 (21.82%) WAN
12 12 (21.82%) LAN
12 12 (21.82%) VoIP
12 12 (21.82%) DNS
12 12 (21.82%) Network Management
13 11 (20.00%) McAfee
13 11 (20.00%) Validation
14 10 (18.18%) Blackberry

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (76.36%) Firewall
2 20 (36.36%) MPLS
2 20 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (30.91%) BGP
4 16 (29.09%) Ethernet
5 13 (23.64%) SNMP
5 13 (23.64%) IPsec
6 12 (21.82%) OSPF
6 12 (21.82%) WAN
6 12 (21.82%) DNS
6 12 (21.82%) LAN
6 12 (21.82%) VoIP
7 9 (16.36%) UMTS
7 9 (16.36%) Wireless
7 9 (16.36%) VRRP
7 9 (16.36%) LTE
7 9 (16.36%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (16.36%) FWSM
7 9 (16.36%) HSRP
8 8 (14.55%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.91%) Dutch Language
3 5 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (16.36%) Architect
2 9 (16.36%) Analyst
2 9 (16.36%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) Design Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) IP Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.45%) Field Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Field Support Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Security Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) CSS
1 3 (5.45%) WAP
2 1 (1.82%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.91%) iPhone
3 5 (9.09%) iPad
4 2 (3.64%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.64%) Wiki
5 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) EFT
5 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) Windows 7
3 9 (16.36%) Windows XP
4 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (10.91%) UNIX
7 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
8 4 (7.27%) Solaris
9 2 (3.64%) Linux
9 2 (3.64%) SUSE
9 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 14 (25.45%) Network Architecture
3 12 (21.82%) Network Management
4 11 (20.00%) Validation
5 8 (14.55%) ITIL
6 5 (9.09%) ITSM
7 4 (7.27%) Project Management
7 4 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.45%) Change Management
8 3 (5.45%) Network Design
9 2 (3.64%) ITIL V2
9 2 (3.64%) Migration
9 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.82%) Information Security
10 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.82%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.82%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) Python
2 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
2 4 (7.27%) C
2 4 (7.27%) C++
2 4 (7.27%) Perl
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (25.45%) CCIE
3 7 (12.73%) CCNP
4 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.27%) MCP
5 4 (7.27%) MCSE
6 3 (5.45%) CCSP
6 3 (5.45%) CCNA
7 2 (3.64%) CCDA
7 2 (3.64%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.64%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.64%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.64%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (3.64%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (1.82%) PMP
8 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.82%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) Terminal Services
3 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) Sendmail
4 3 (5.45%) ISA Server
4 3 (5.45%) ProxySG
5 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) MIMEsweeper
1 4 (7.27%) MAILsweeper
1 4 (7.27%) SCCM
2 3 (5.45%) WSUS
2 3 (5.45%) Sysprep
3 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.82%) Cacti
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) Cisco
2 19 (34.55%) Juniper
3 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.09%) Nokia
4 14 (25.45%) CheckPoint
5 11 (20.00%) McAfee
6 10 (18.18%) Radware
6 10 (18.18%) Redback
6 10 (18.18%) Blue Coat
6 10 (18.18%) Huawei
7 9 (16.36%) Citrix
8 7 (12.73%) Ericsson
8 7 (12.73%) Apple
8 7 (12.73%) Altiris
8 7 (12.73%) VMware
9 5 (9.09%) Symantec
10 4 (7.27%) NetApp
10 4 (7.27%) Websense
10 4 (7.27%) F5
11 3 (5.45%) 3Com
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