Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 23 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)
London > Canary Wharf
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 35 43
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 -9
Contract jobs citing VPN 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.71% 1.11% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.26% 9.09% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Canary Wharf median daily rate £554 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.67% -11.76% +136.11%
10th Percentile £524 £375 £413
90th Percentile £569 £375 £438
London median daily rate £425 £425 £370
% change year-on-year - +14.86% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year +4.76% +20.69% -8.42%

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 39 33 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 16.67% 12.22% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 15
Canary Wharf median daily rate £535 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.83% +10.59% +34.92%
10th Percentile £350 £373 £269
90th Percentile £575 £701 £533
London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - £29.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.88% +98.61%
London median hourly rate £21.35 £21.17 £18.86
% change year-on-year +0.85% +12.28% -0.76%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Canary Wharf

VPN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VPN in Canary Wharf

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VPN in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) OAuth
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) RIP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) SAML
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (50.00%) Intranet
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) SABSA

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
1 2 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) OSPF
1 2 (50.00%) RIP
1 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) OAuth
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) RFC 2544
1 2 (50.00%) SAML
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) SABSA
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Arista
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft