The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 28 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)
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 22 19
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Contract jobs citing VPN 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 0.88% 1.37% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 3.92% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £188 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +8.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £26.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.07% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.88 £19.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +25.69% +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 Newbury with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 23 51 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 20.35% 34.93% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 6
Median daily rate £350 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -41.02%  
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 Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VPN in Newbury

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VPN in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 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 Newbury region with a requirement for VPN.

1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Telnet
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Cramer
2 1 (50.00%) Amdocs
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) eTOM
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Telnet
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) BSS Architect
1 1 (50.00%) BSS Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) OSS Architect
1 1 (50.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) eTOM
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (50.00%) Netcool
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Amdocs
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Cramer
1 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy