The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 36 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing VPN 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.42% 1.15% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 8.33% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £111 £400 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.25% +150.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.13
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +10.94%
VPN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 48 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.31% 13.79% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 6
Median daily rate £290 £309 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.99% +54.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £140 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £400 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VPN
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 3 - -
Kegworth - 1 £111 -
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 6 (66.67%) IBM Notes
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 6 (66.67%) VBScript
3 6 (66.67%) MS Office
3 6 (66.67%) Lotus
3 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
3 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (66.67%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (22.22%) TACACS
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) TACACS
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Support Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) IT Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) IT Support
3 4 (44.44%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) ICT Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) ICT Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Blackberry
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
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Network Management
1 2 (22.22%) Security Patching
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 6 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) Lotus
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
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