The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 27 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing VPN 3 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.69% 1.94% 4.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.57% 10.00% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £438 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £440 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £470 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.63% +1.61%
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West Sussex

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
35 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 19.66% 19.35% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 21
Median daily rate £425 £413 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £15.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Crawley region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 Crawley region with a requirement for VPN.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (60.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (40.00%) SCCM
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) iSeries
3 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (40.00%) PMBOK
3 4 (40.00%) BYOD
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Back Office
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (40.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL

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Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 3 (30.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
3 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (30.00%) FTP
3 3 (30.00%) HTTP
3 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (30.00%) ICMP
3 3 (30.00%) LDAP
3 3 (30.00%) SSL
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (40.00%) Back Office
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 7 (70.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Network Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Network Project Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (30.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) REST
1 3 (30.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) BYOD
2 4 (40.00%) iSeries
2 4 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (30.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (40.00%) Service Management
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (40.00%) XenApp
1 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) VMware