The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 22 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VPN 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.52% - 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £328
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +10.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.31 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +16.89%

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

Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 27 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 13.21% 12.39% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 44
Median daily rate £375 £275 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.99 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £21.25 £28.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

VPN
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Northallerton - 1 - -
Skipton - 1 - -
VPN
Yorkshire

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) TippingPoint
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (60.00%) GFI Software
2 3 (60.00%) Rapid7
2 3 (60.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (60.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 3 (60.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (60.00%) FireEye
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (60.00%) Nexpose
2 3 (60.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 3 (60.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Information Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
1 3 (60.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 3 (60.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 3 (60.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) FireEye
2 3 (60.00%) GFI Software
2 3 (60.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (60.00%) Rapid7
2 3 (60.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) TippingPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft