The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - - 4
Contract jobs citing VPN 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington - - 8.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.72 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+19.61% +1.33%
VPN
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Paddington region.

Communications & Networking Category
Paddington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 11.11% 6.25% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £800 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +128.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the Paddington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

VPN
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management