Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 37 28
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9 -2
Contract jobs citing VPN 15 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 4.69% 0.73% 3.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% 2.13% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Newbury median daily rate £263 - £400
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +21.43% -17.65% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 £26.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.08% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £12.75 £24.00 £19.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £28.00 £19.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -70.00% +15.38% +1.30%

VPN 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 Newbury with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 63 94 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 19.69% 34.31% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 27
Newbury median daily rate £406 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.73% -31.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £220 £275 £296
90th Percentile £634 £475 £496
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.24% +4.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 1
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -38.46% -
10th Percentile £11.72 £10.65 £19.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £36.80 £19.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% -45.45% +57.14%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Newbury

VPN
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 Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Newbury over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 November 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 9 (60.00%) Cisco
1 9 (60.00%) Internet
2 8 (53.33%) MPLS
3 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 7 (46.67%) ADSL
4 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Broadband
6 4 (26.67%) ISDN
6 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
6 4 (26.67%) BGP
6 4 (26.67%) WSUS
6 4 (26.67%) CMDB
6 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
6 4 (26.67%) Nmap
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
6 4 (26.67%) Puppet
6 4 (26.67%) Server Patching
6 4 (26.67%) OpenVAS
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (20.00%) xDSL
7 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) BC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) DSL
7 3 (20.00%) EIGRP

VPN
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 9 (60.00%) Internet
2 8 (53.33%) MPLS
3 7 (46.67%) ADSL
4 4 (26.67%) BGP
4 4 (26.67%) Broadband
4 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
4 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
4 4 (26.67%) ISDN
5 3 (20.00%) ATM
5 3 (20.00%) DSL
5 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 3 (20.00%) RIP
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 3 (20.00%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) IT Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Documentation Writer
4 1 (6.67%) IP Architect
4 1 (6.67%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) CMDB
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) PMI
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Process Improvement
1 4 (26.67%) Server Patching
1 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) Server Building
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) BC Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (13.33%) PMP
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (6.67%) JNCIE
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Nmap
1 4 (26.67%) OpenVAS
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
1 4 (26.67%) WSUS
2 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) NetIQ
3 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (13.33%) SonicWALL
4 1 (6.67%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec