The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 27 June 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)
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 14 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing VPN 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 2.04% 6.90% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 35.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £450 £393 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.64% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +8.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £19.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +1.31% +20.63%  

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 Bournemouth with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bournemouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 16 28 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 32.65% 19.31% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 5
Median daily rate £450 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -18.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing VPN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Bournemouth

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VPN in Bournemouth

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VPN in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for VPN.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Master's Degree

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto