The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 24 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing VPN 7 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 4.05% 2.27% 3.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.92% 16.67% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Average daily rate £114 - £105
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
+13.72% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £16.61 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +0.66%
VPN
Derbyshire

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
37 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 21.39% 13.64% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 11
Average daily rate £388 £410 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +67.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £317 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £9.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Derby region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Blackberry
2 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) VBScript
2 6 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Lotus
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement

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Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) ADSL
2 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) Multicast
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) OSPF
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) IT Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) IT Support
2 5 (55.56%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) CLAS Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 6 (66.67%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CLAS
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (11.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Lotus
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 1 (11.11%) Clearswift
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
Derby, Derbyshire
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