The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.39% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £196 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £16.72 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +1.33%
VPN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 22.03% 6.06% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Average daily rate £196 £413 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.42% -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 9 (90.00%) MS Office
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (80.00%) French Language
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (50.00%) Android
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (30.00%) iPad
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
7 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle
8 1 (10.00%) SAP
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (10.00%) Avaya
8 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing
8 1 (10.00%) Electronics
8 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 1 (10.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) LiveLink
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) LAN
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
1 8 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) Softphone
General
1 8 (80.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) IT Support
2 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) IT Support Specialist
3 3 (30.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) iPad
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) VMware