The table below looks at the statistics for OpenVPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenVPN over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenVPN
Rank - - 109
Contract jobs citing OpenVPN 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.090%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
430 320 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.98% 15.51% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 152 141
Average daily rate £325 £343 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% +14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £217 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 51
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

OpenVPN
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OpenVPN Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OpenVPN
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

OpenVPN Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands