Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 40 38
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 +8
Contract jobs citing VPN 21 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.01% 2.62% 3.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.55% 14.56% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.06% +6.25% -23.81%
10th Percentile £209 £233 £342
90th Percentile £479 £627 £479
Hampshire median daily rate £403 £413 £413
% change year-on-year -2.30% - +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £14.89 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year -5.49% +5.00% -44.31%

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 220 103 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 31.52% 17.98% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 40 39
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £344 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -11.29% +35.96%
10th Percentile £215 £212 £252
90th Percentile £478 £600 £540
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 4
Basingstoke median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £12.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +96.46% -9.11%
10th Percentile £10.18 £18.00 £10.38
90th Percentile £27.50 £27.50 £21.05
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £38.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -48.05% +18.46% +30.00%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Basingstoke

VPN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VPN in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for VPN in Basingstoke

VPN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VPN in Basingstoke

VPN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VPN in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for VPN.

1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) BGP
3 13 (61.90%) OSPF
4 11 (52.38%) Cisco
5 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
5 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
5 10 (47.62%) Network Management
6 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 9 (42.86%) VMware
6 9 (42.86%) WAN
7 8 (38.10%) CCNP
7 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (38.10%) MPLS
8 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 7 (33.33%) IPsec
8 7 (33.33%) F5
9 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (28.57%) Brocade
9 6 (28.57%) VLAN
9 6 (28.57%) CCDP
9 6 (28.57%) LAN
9 6 (28.57%) VoIP
10 5 (23.81%) CESG
10 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (23.81%) LTE
10 5 (23.81%) SCTP
10 5 (23.81%) Fortinet
10 5 (23.81%) Network Security
10 5 (23.81%) High Availability
10 5 (23.81%) MVNO

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) BGP
3 13 (61.90%) OSPF
4 9 (42.86%) WAN
5 8 (38.10%) MPLS
6 7 (33.33%) IPsec
7 6 (28.57%) LAN
7 6 (28.57%) VLAN
7 6 (28.57%) VoIP
8 5 (23.81%) LTE
8 5 (23.81%) MVNO
8 5 (23.81%) Network Security
8 5 (23.81%) SCTP
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (19.05%) DAB
9 4 (19.05%) DNS
10 3 (14.29%) EIGRP
10 3 (14.29%) TACACS
11 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
11 2 (9.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MS Access
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Network Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Engineering Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) IP Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) Network Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Migration Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Virtualisation Architect
5 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support
5 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Debian
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Network Management
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (23.81%) High Availability
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Management
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) CCNP
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (28.57%) CCDP
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
4 1 (4.76%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PMO
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.76%) Netcool
1 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) F5
4 6 (28.57%) Brocade
5 5 (23.81%) Fortinet
6 3 (14.29%) Ericsson
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) Motorola
6 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
7 2 (9.52%) Arista
7 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
7 2 (9.52%) Forcepoint
7 2 (9.52%) Infoblox
7 2 (9.52%) Juniper
7 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
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