The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 46 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing VPN 17 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.48% 0.58% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.69% 3.31% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate
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£463 - £290
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.61% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.84 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-13.89% -20.75%
VPN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
134 121 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.56% 17.61% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 62 49
Average daily rate £390 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £320 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -21.56%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VPN
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VPN
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon - 11 £475 - 1
VPN
South West

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (88.89%) LAN
2 16 (88.89%) MPLS
3 15 (83.33%) WAN
4 13 (72.22%) OSPF
4 13 (72.22%) BGP
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (55.56%) CCNP
6 10 (55.56%) Firewall
7 9 (50.00%) Juniper
7 9 (50.00%) Network Security
7 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
8 8 (44.44%) IPsec
9 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
9 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
9 7 (38.89%) ITIL
9 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (33.33%) Tandberg
10 6 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (33.33%) Cryptography
10 6 (33.33%) JNCIS
10 6 (33.33%) VLAN
10 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
10 6 (33.33%) IPv4
10 6 (33.33%) IPv6
10 6 (33.33%) H.323
11 5 (27.78%) VRRP
11 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
11 5 (27.78%) Radware

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) LAN
1 16 (88.89%) MPLS
2 15 (83.33%) WAN
3 13 (72.22%) OSPF
3 13 (72.22%) BGP
4 10 (55.56%) Firewall
5 9 (50.00%) Network Security
6 8 (44.44%) IPsec
7 7 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (33.33%) VLAN
8 6 (33.33%) H.323
8 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
8 6 (33.33%) IPv4
8 6 (33.33%) IPv6
9 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
9 5 (27.78%) VRRP
9 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (27.78%) HSRP
9 5 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (22.22%) Wireless
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Designer
2 4 (22.22%) Lead Designer
2 4 (22.22%) Network Design Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Design Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Designer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 6 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
3 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
1 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 4 (22.22%) Network Design
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) SIEM
4 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNP
3 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) JNCIS
5 5 (27.78%) DV Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) CCNA
7 2 (11.11%) MCSE
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (5.56%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Juniper
3 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
4 6 (33.33%) Tandberg
5 5 (27.78%) F5
5 5 (27.78%) Radware
6 3 (16.67%) Websense
7 2 (11.11%) NetQoS
8 1 (5.56%) Toshiba
8 1 (5.56%) OpenText
8 1 (5.56%) VMware
8 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
8 1 (5.56%) MobileIron
8 1 (5.56%) Veeam
8 1 (5.56%) Symantec
8 1 (5.56%) McAfee
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.56%) HP
8 1 (5.56%) Avaya
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