The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 25 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing VPN 1 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.74% 4.39% 6.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 19.23% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£438 £330 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.57% -24.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £291 £300
% change year-on-year
+19.30% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.42 £17.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+0.98% -37.27%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 15.56% 22.81% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 12
Average daily rate £375 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £325 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £516 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £15.88 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VPN across the Crawley region.

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) PMBOK
1 1 (100.00%) BYOD

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Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware