The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines 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 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Surrey / Staines
Rank 24 11 23
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12  
Contract jobs citing VPN 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 0.78% 11.39% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 30.00% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £600 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £352 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -2.89% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.84 £16.72
% change year-on-year -22.80% +0.71%  

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 Staines with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 10 30 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 7.81% 37.97% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 7
Median daily rate £575 £600 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.16% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.22% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staines 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 Staines

VPN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VPN in Staines

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Staines region with a requirement for VPN.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VMS
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft