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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 45 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing VPN 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.94% 0.20% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.63% 1.64% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £600 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £14.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+107.01% -25.00%
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
64 61 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.40% 12.13% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 27
Median daily rate £473 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £461 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VPN across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

VPN Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 August 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 +5 10 £600 +92.00% 2
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 18 (85.71%) WAN
3 18 (85.71%) Office 365
4 17 (80.95%) Mac OS X
4 17 (80.95%) Linux
4 17 (80.95%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (80.95%) LAN
5 16 (76.19%) SCCM
5 16 (76.19%) Puppet
5 16 (76.19%) Wireless
5 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Intune
5 16 (76.19%) Ansible
5 16 (76.19%) DevOps
6 15 (71.43%) Google
7 14 (66.67%) Cisco
8 13 (61.90%) CISSP
8 13 (61.90%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (61.90%) Mule
8 13 (61.90%) Palo Alto
9 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
10 5 (23.81%) ITIL
11 4 (19.05%) IaaS
11 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
11 4 (19.05%) Translating Business Requirements
12 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (14.29%) Finance
12 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared

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 13 (61.90%) Mule
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (85.71%) Office 365
3 17 (80.95%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (19.05%) IaaS
5 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) WAN
2 17 (80.95%) LAN
3 16 (76.19%) Wireless
4 13 (61.90%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (9.52%) IPsec
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) NAS
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) Skype
6 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Architect
2 13 (61.90%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Azure Architect
6 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Design Authority
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SOA Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) JSON
1 2 (9.52%) RESTful
1 2 (9.52%) SOAP
1 2 (9.52%) WCF
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) OAuth2
2 1 (4.76%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) FMCG
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) Mac OS X
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) TOGAF
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
3 4 (19.05%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (9.52%) API Integration
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) MVVM
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.76%) BDD
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Facilities Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.76%) People Management
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) CISSP
2 3 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (76.19%) Ansible
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Intune
1 16 (76.19%) Puppet
1 16 (76.19%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Google
2 14 (66.67%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) Palo Alto
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Apigee
5 1 (4.76%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) QNAP
5 1 (4.76%) VMware