The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 38 55 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing VPN 6 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.27% 0.21% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.22% 1.45% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £311
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -21.62%
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
73 69 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 15.43% 14.56% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 27
Average daily rate £315 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £140 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +14 6 £300 -17.80% 4
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VPN.

1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Nokia
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (25.00%) NetScout
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) AlgoSec
4 1 (12.50%) XenMobile
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Aastra
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Tufin
4 1 (12.50%) iPad

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing VPN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VPN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) MD110
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) MGCP
3 1 (12.50%) PBX
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) NFS
1 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (12.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) Nokia
2 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (25.00%) NetScout
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) AlgoSec
3 1 (12.50%) Aastra
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Tufin
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) Nortel
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