Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for OpenVPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenVPN over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 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.

OpenVPN
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 153 - 248
Rank change year-on-year - +248 -
Contract jobs citing OpenVPN 2 0 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.063% - 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.66% - 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £600
Central London median daily rate - - £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

OpenVPN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 301 733 882
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.54% 11.33% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 547 693
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £210 £210 £235
90th Percentile £656 £656 £625
Central London median daily rate £450 £486 £450
% change year-on-year -7.46% +8.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 26
Median hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £18.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.31% +79.56% -9.85%
10th Percentile £27.73 £18.47 £12.13
90th Percentile £53.35 £43.73 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.75 £26.75 £18.10
% change year-on-year +33.64% +47.79% -9.85%

OpenVPN
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing OpenVPN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for OpenVPN in the City of London

OpenVPN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OpenVPN in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for OpenVPN in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing OpenVPN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for OpenVPN.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) YAML
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) TOWER Software
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Go
1 2 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform

OpenVPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Azure Functions
1 2 (100.00%) GitHub
1 2 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (100.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Go
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) TOWER Software