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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Rank - 51 41
Contract jobs citing VPN 0 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 2.39% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 13.98% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Median daily rate - £350 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +59.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £14.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+107.01% -25.00%
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
84 93 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.72% 17.06% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 57 48
Median daily rate £365 £338 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 5
Median hourly rate £24.65 £50.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.70% +244.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.43 £13.50 £13.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £16.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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

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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Service Management
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) F5
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (30.00%) PMBOK
5 3 (30.00%) BYOD
5 3 (30.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (30.00%) iSeries
5 3 (30.00%) XenApp
5 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (30.00%) SCCM
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (30.00%) Back Office
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL

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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 (30.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) 3G
3 2 (20.00%) ADSL
3 2 (20.00%) Broadband
4 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) FTP
4 1 (10.00%) HTTP
4 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (10.00%) ICMP
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Back Office
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Network Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) BYOD
2 3 (30.00%) iSeries
2 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PMBOK
2 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
2 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) F5
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft