The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 20 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing VPN 24 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.92% 1.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.91% 9.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 0
Median daily rate £375 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
- +8.19%
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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Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 51 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 24.78% 13.93% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 29 29
Median daily rate £363 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £288 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £529 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -56.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swindon region with a requirement for VPN.

1 44 (83.02%) Cisco
2 43 (81.13%) Juniper
3 36 (67.92%) WAN
4 35 (66.04%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (62.26%) BGP
5 33 (62.26%) Security Cleared
6 32 (60.38%) SC Cleared
6 32 (60.38%) MPLS
6 32 (60.38%) OSPF
6 32 (60.38%) IPsec
6 32 (60.38%) CCNP
7 28 (52.83%) DV Cleared
8 24 (45.28%) Firewall
9 19 (35.85%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (35.85%) JNCIS
10 17 (32.08%) BT
11 16 (30.19%) Linux
12 14 (26.42%) EIGRP
13 13 (24.53%) Finance
13 13 (24.53%) JNCIP
14 12 (22.64%) DNS
15 11 (20.75%) DHCP
16 10 (18.87%) Windows
16 10 (18.87%) CheckPoint
17 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
17 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
17 9 (16.98%) Junos
17 9 (16.98%) Wireshark
18 8 (15.09%) tcpdump
18 8 (15.09%) Intel Security

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 8 (15.09%) MS Office
1 8 (15.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (67.92%) WAN
2 33 (62.26%) BGP
3 32 (60.38%) IPsec
3 32 (60.38%) MPLS
3 32 (60.38%) OSPF
4 24 (45.28%) Firewall
5 19 (35.85%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (26.42%) EIGRP
7 12 (22.64%) DNS
8 11 (20.75%) DHCP
9 9 (16.98%) Junos
9 9 (16.98%) Wireshark
10 8 (15.09%) tcpdump
11 5 (9.43%) LAN
12 3 (5.66%) SSL
13 2 (3.77%) HSRP
13 2 (3.77%) Internet
13 2 (3.77%) Telepresence
13 2 (3.77%) VoIP
13 2 (3.77%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Billing
2 3 (5.66%) Military
3 2 (3.77%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (56.60%) Designer
1 30 (56.60%) Network Designer
2 13 (24.53%) IP Designer
2 13 (24.53%) Network Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Network Support
3 9 (16.98%) Network Support Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Network Support
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Test Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Juniper Support
7 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (1.89%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) REST
1 2 (3.77%) SOAP
1 2 (3.77%) XML
2 1 (1.89%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Windows
3 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.32%) SIEM
2 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (9.43%) Load Testing
2 5 (9.43%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (9.43%) Performance Testing
3 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
3 3 (5.66%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.66%) Data Analysis
3 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
3 3 (5.66%) Network Management
3 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
4 2 (3.77%) Network Design
4 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.77%) Wealth Management
4 2 (3.77%) Workflow
5 1 (1.89%) B2B
5 1 (1.89%) Change Management
5 1 (1.89%) ERP
5 1 (1.89%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (66.04%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (62.26%) Security Cleared
3 32 (60.38%) CCNP
3 32 (60.38%) SC Cleared
4 28 (52.83%) DV Cleared
5 19 (35.85%) JNCIS
6 13 (24.53%) JNCIP
7 3 (5.66%) Degree
7 3 (5.66%) HND
8 2 (3.77%) CCNA
9 1 (1.89%) CCDA
9 1 (1.89%) CCDP
9 1 (1.89%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Firmware
1 1 (1.89%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 44 (83.02%) Cisco
2 43 (81.13%) Juniper
3 17 (32.08%) BT
4 10 (18.87%) CheckPoint
5 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
6 8 (15.09%) Intel Security
7 6 (11.32%) Palo Alto
7 6 (11.32%) Sourcefire
8 5 (9.43%) Citrix
9 2 (3.77%) F5
10 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.89%) Intel
10 1 (1.89%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.89%) TippingPoint
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