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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank - 53 34
Contract jobs citing VPN 0 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.19% 3.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.79% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £233 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £327
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +16.89%

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
40 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 9.43% 10.51% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 23
Median daily rate £400 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £19.88 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) OpenID
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) OAuth2
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth2
1 1 (33.33%) OpenID
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) WAP
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) API Integration
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) MVVM
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Apigee
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) VMware