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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 42 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing VPN 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.87% 0.56% 2.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.55% 3.85% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate
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£256 £110 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+132.95% -62.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £110 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £110 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.84 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-10.92% -36.45%
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
53 52 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.47% 14.61% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 43
Average daily rate £350 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £203 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £400 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.39% +6.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

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 7 July 2015. 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 -9 3 £256 +132.95% 1
VPN
East Midlands

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (75.00%) LAN
5 8 (66.67%) CCNA
5 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (58.33%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (41.67%) Juniper
7 5 (41.67%) SAN
7 5 (41.67%) WAN
7 5 (41.67%) Network Design
7 5 (41.67%) VLAN
7 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
8 4 (33.33%) CCNP
8 4 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (33.33%) FCoE
8 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 4 (33.33%) IPsec
9 3 (25.00%) WAP
9 3 (25.00%) F5
9 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
9 3 (25.00%) Network Management
10 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
11 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (8.33%) Wireless
11 1 (8.33%) Change Management
11 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (8.33%) DHCP
11 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (75.00%) LAN
4 7 (58.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (41.67%) NetScaler
5 5 (41.67%) VLAN
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) IPsec
6 4 (33.33%) FCoE
7 1 (8.33%) Internet
7 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) DHCP
7 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Network Support
3 3 (25.00%) Voice Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) WAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Network Design
2 4 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (25.00%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Sun
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
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