Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 58 53
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 11 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.76% 0.23% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.73% 2.44% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Warwickshire median daily rate £350 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £300 £388
% change year-on-year +33.33% -22.58% +29.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - £16.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -15.63% -8.57% +12.90%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 113 82 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 18.11% 9.41% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 40 23
Warwickshire median daily rate £385 £364 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.84% -6.73% +4.00%
10th Percentile £202 £179 £250
90th Percentile £495 £563 £523
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £381 £350
% change year-on-year -1.64% +8.93% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 14
Warwickshire median hourly rate £31.50 £16.25 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.85% -48.31% +109.60%
10th Percentile £25.49 £12.40 £19.50
90th Percentile £35.36 £26.66 £39.85
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.84% +21.43% -12.50%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Warwickshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VPN in Warwickshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for VPN in Warwickshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VPN in Warwickshire

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Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 7 £350 -
Warwick +15 2 £435 +33.85%
VPN
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 6 (54.55%) Wireless
2 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Dell
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Change Control
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) iTunes
3 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 3 (27.27%) G Suite
3 3 (27.27%) Apple
3 3 (27.27%) SLA
3 3 (27.27%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) CCNP
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) G Suite
1 3 (27.27%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Wireless
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (18.18%) DMZ
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support
1 4 (36.36%) IT Support
1 4 (36.36%) Junior
1 4 (36.36%) Junior Desktop Support
1 4 (36.36%) Junior IT Support
2 3 (27.27%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Check Point Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Control
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security Management
2 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Security Management
2 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
2 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
1 4 (36.36%) Dell
2 3 (27.27%) Apple
2 3 (27.27%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
3 2 (18.18%) VMware