The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 42 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing VPN 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.61% 0.93% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 7.41% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £660 £300 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% +172.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £280
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.13
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +10.94%
VPN
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 54 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.79% 12.56% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 13
Median daily rate £550 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £451 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

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 Nottingham region with a requirement for VPN.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Intune
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) Mule
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco

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Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (25.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto