The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Derbyshire / Derby
Rank 29 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing VPN 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 1.72% 4.27% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.82% 22.58% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Median daily rate £125 £114 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £328
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +10.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £18.42 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-25.35% +10.16%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 19.54% 18.90% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 6
Median daily rate £320 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £114 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Derby

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Derby region with a requirement for VPN.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (50.00%) VBScript
3 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Lotus
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) IT Analyst
3 4 (66.67%) IT Support
3 4 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Lotus