The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 48 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing VPN 3 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.69% 1.09% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.77% 5.49% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Median daily rate £325 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.21%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 91 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.95% 19.91% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 53 27
Median daily rate £375 £400 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +27.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £437 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

VPN
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Nottingham +2 3 £325 +44.44%
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for VPN.

1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 8 (61.54%) Office 365
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (53.85%) DevOps
4 7 (53.85%) Palo Alto
4 7 (53.85%) LAN
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Mac OS X
4 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (53.85%) SCCM
4 7 (53.85%) Wireless
4 7 (53.85%) Google
5 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (46.15%) Mule
5 6 (46.15%) CISSP
5 6 (46.15%) Ansible
5 6 (46.15%) Puppet
6 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) API Integration
7 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (23.08%) MVVM
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) IIS
7 3 (23.08%) SOAP
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 6 (46.15%) Mule
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (61.54%) Office 365
3 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) Wireless
3 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) Skype
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) SOA Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Azure Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) JSON
1 3 (23.08%) RESTful
1 3 (23.08%) SOAP
1 3 (23.08%) WCF
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 2 (15.38%) OAuth2
2 2 (15.38%) OpenID
3 1 (7.69%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Mac OS X
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) API Integration
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) MVVM
2 3 (23.08%) SOA
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Encryption
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Facilities Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Intune
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
2 6 (46.15%) Ansible
2 6 (46.15%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Google
2 7 (53.85%) Palo Alto
3 2 (15.38%) Apigee
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) QNAP