Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for VPN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VPN over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 18
Contract jobs citing VPN 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast - 0.75% 6.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.70% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Belfast median daily rate - - -
County Antrim median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Belfast median hourly rate - £10.00 -
County Antrim median hourly rate - £10.00 -

VPN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 52 54 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 8.97% 20.30% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 2
Belfast median daily rate £435 £313 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.20% -9.09% +25.00%
10th Percentile £250 £78 £197
90th Percentile £571 £425 £486
County Antrim median daily rate £443 £313 £344
% change year-on-year +41.60% -9.09% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Belfast median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing VPN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Belfast

VPN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VPN in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for VPN in Belfast

VPN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VPN in Belfast