The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 40 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing VPN 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.56% 1.05% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% 11.11% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £288 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £283
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +23.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.42 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-5.28% +0.98%
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 Northamptonshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.39% 9.42% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 11
Median daily rate £388 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £395 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

VPN
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Northampton -1 1 £275 -35.29%
Wellingborough - 1 £300 -
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) SDH
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) MegaStream
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Veeam

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) LTE
1 1 (50.00%) MegaStream
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) SDH
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (50.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) Tellabs
1 1 (50.00%) Veeam
1 1 (50.00%) Virgin Media