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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 32 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing VPN 20 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.04% 0.71% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.17% 5.45% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
Median daily rate £600 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.75 £16.84
% change year-on-year
+35.59% -12.41%
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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
71 55 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 14.34% 12.94% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 33 14
Median daily rate £600 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £273 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £486 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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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

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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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Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (90.00%) WAN
3 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (85.00%) Linux
3 17 (85.00%) Mac OS X
3 17 (85.00%) LAN
3 17 (85.00%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (85.00%) Office 365
4 16 (80.00%) Puppet
4 16 (80.00%) SCCM
4 16 (80.00%) Wireless
4 16 (80.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 16 (80.00%) Ansible
4 16 (80.00%) DevOps
5 15 (75.00%) Google
6 14 (70.00%) Cisco
7 13 (65.00%) CISSP
7 13 (65.00%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (65.00%) Mule
7 13 (65.00%) Palo Alto
8 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (25.00%) ITIL
10 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
10 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
10 4 (20.00%) IaaS
10 4 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
11 3 (15.00%) Finance

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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 13 (65.00%) Mule
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (85.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (85.00%) Office 365
3 4 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) WAN
2 17 (85.00%) LAN
3 16 (80.00%) Wireless
4 13 (65.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) IPsec
5 1 (5.00%) MPLS
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) Skype
5 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Architect
2 13 (65.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (35.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.00%) AWS Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Azure Architect
6 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) SOA Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) JSON
1 2 (10.00%) RESTful
1 2 (10.00%) SOAP
1 2 (10.00%) WCF
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
1 2 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) OAuth2
2 1 (5.00%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 17 (85.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (10.00%) API Integration
4 2 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) MVVM
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.00%) BDD
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Facilities Management
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (80.00%) Ansible
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 16 (80.00%) Puppet
1 16 (80.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Google
2 14 (70.00%) Cisco
3 13 (65.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.00%) Apigee
4 1 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) QNAP
4 1 (5.00%) VMware