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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 43 47 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing VPN 1 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.30% 0.25% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 1.69% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £400 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
- +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.88 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £15.15
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +25.45%

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
32 59 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 9.70% 14.46% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 22
Median daily rate £388 £398 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.51% +27.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £433 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +20.83%

VPN
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

VPN
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 21 January 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for VPN.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) OpenID
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) OAuth2
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

VPN
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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth2
1 1 (33.33%) OpenID
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) API Integration
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) MVVM
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Apigee
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) VMware