The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 26 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 1.52% - 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
- +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.26% -21.05%
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North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 20.45% 3.70% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 2
Average daily rate £275 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £38.00 £34.00 £24.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +39.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Durham

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

VPN
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM