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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 59 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing VPN 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.84% 1.74% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 10.61% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £350 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £16.92
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.48%
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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
76 66 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 15.87% 16.42% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 34 21
Median daily rate £393 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -12.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% +16.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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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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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 27 September 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 20 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (86.36%) Windows
3 18 (81.82%) WAN
4 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
4 17 (77.27%) Linux
4 17 (77.27%) Mac OS X
4 17 (77.27%) LAN
4 17 (77.27%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (77.27%) Office 365
5 16 (72.73%) Puppet
5 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Intune
5 16 (72.73%) Ansible
5 16 (72.73%) DevOps
5 16 (72.73%) SCCM
5 16 (72.73%) Wireless
6 15 (68.18%) Google
6 15 (68.18%) Cisco
7 14 (63.64%) Palo Alto
8 13 (59.09%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (59.09%) CISSP
8 13 (59.09%) Mule
9 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (22.73%) ITIL
11 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
11 4 (18.18%) IaaS
11 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
11 4 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
12 3 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (13.64%) RESTful
12 3 (13.64%) API Integration

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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 (59.09%) Mule
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (77.27%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (77.27%) Office 365
3 4 (18.18%) IaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) WAN
2 17 (77.27%) LAN
3 16 (72.73%) Wireless
4 13 (59.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.55%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) IPsec
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) NAS
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) Skype
5 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Architect
2 13 (59.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (31.82%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) AWS Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Architect
5 2 (9.09%) SOA Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Azure Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Azure Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Design Authority
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.55%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) JSON
1 3 (13.64%) RESTful
1 3 (13.64%) SOAP
1 3 (13.64%) WCF
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
1 3 (13.64%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.09%) OAuth2
2 2 (9.09%) OpenID
3 1 (4.55%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 17 (77.27%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 4 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (13.64%) API Integration
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) MVVM
4 3 (13.64%) SOA
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) BDD
5 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Coaching
6 1 (4.55%) Facilities Management
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Network Management
6 1 (4.55%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CISSP
2 3 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (72.73%) Ansible
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Intune
1 16 (72.73%) Puppet
1 16 (72.73%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco
1 15 (68.18%) Google
2 14 (63.64%) Palo Alto
3 2 (9.09%) Apigee
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) QNAP
4 1 (4.55%) VMware