The table below looks at the statistics for PPTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PPTP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PPTP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PPTP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
468 710 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.97% 12.96% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 529 519
Median daily rate £435 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.66 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

PPTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing PPTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

PPTP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PPTP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PPTP across the City of London region.

PPTP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London