The table below looks at the statistics for VPN skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPN over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank 47 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing VPN 6 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.16% 1.74% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 13.64% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Median daily rate £475 £350 £108
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.78% +225.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.21%
VPN
South East

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 Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 88 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 14.67% 12.77% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 63 19
Median daily rate £370 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.80% -18.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

VPN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing VPN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VPN Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VPN
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VPN Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

VPN
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VPN across the West Sussex region.

VPN Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

VPN
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Crawley +15 5 £501 +43.00%
VPN
South East

VPN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VPN.

1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Network Design
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (50.00%) Veeam
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server

VPN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) ADSL
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (16.67%) BBC
3 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Logistics
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCDP
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Apple
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (50.00%) Veeam
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) MobileIron
2 2 (33.33%) Tumbleweed
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media