The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 39 31
Contract jobs citing VPN 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington - 0.92% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.50% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £14.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+79.31% -19.44%
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Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 40 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 20.21% 12.23% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 20
Median daily rate £500 £413 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +47.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Warrington region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) PKI
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) JSP 440
3 2 (50.00%) RMADS
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCDP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Nokia
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) CLAS Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) CCDP
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CLAS
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (50.00%) RMADS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Nokia
1 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto