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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 36 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing VPN 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.22% 0.25% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 2.00% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +19.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +21.87%
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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
50 50 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 15.20% 12.69% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 33 56
Median daily rate £413 £340 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% -16.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £274 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £450 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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

VPN
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 8 December 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

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 14 (70.00%) Juniper
2 14 (70.00%) DHCP
2 14 (70.00%) DNS
2 14 (70.00%) Cisco
3 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (60.00%) Junos
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (55.00%) tcpdump
4 11 (55.00%) Wireshark
4 11 (55.00%) MS Visio
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) MS Office
5 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (20.00%) HTTP
6 4 (20.00%) SSL
6 4 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) MySQL
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (20.00%) Migration
6 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (20.00%) Nagios
6 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Office
1 11 (55.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (20.00%) Route 53
1 4 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) DHCP
2 14 (70.00%) DNS
3 12 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (60.00%) Junos
4 11 (55.00%) tcpdump
4 11 (55.00%) Wireshark
5 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (20.00%) HTTP
6 4 (20.00%) SSL
7 3 (15.00%) LAN
7 3 (15.00%) WAN
8 1 (5.00%) BGP
8 1 (5.00%) HSRP
8 1 (5.00%) Network Security
8 1 (5.00%) OSPF
8 1 (5.00%) RIP
8 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
1 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 4 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
1 4 (20.00%) SonarQube
1 4 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) Network Support
2 12 (60.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Network Support
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper Support
5 2 (10.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) ELK Stack
2 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
1 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (20.00%) CentOS
2 4 (20.00%) CoreOS
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (20.00%) DevOps
1 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (20.00%) Migration
1 4 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.00%) Workflow
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (20.00%) Python
1 4 (20.00%) Ruby
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
1 4 (20.00%) LXC
1 4 (20.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Ansible
1 4 (20.00%) Nagios
1 4 (20.00%) OSSEC
1 4 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco
1 14 (70.00%) Juniper
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) New Relic
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL