Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 21 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)
West Sussex > Crawley
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 32 38
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 -11
Contract jobs citing VPN 7 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 2.85% 1.80% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.00% 10.64% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 13
Crawley median daily rate £173 £501 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.53% +43.00% +113.74%
10th Percentile £100 £500 £331
90th Percentile £373 £501 £485
West Sussex median daily rate £180 £475 £350
% change year-on-year -62.13% +35.79% +113.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Crawley median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -

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 Crawley with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Crawley
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 50 47 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 20.33% 16.91% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 54
Crawley median daily rate £300 £368 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.37% +1.38% +13.28%
10th Percentile £110 £288 £313
90th Percentile £473 £450 £466
West Sussex median daily rate £403 £365 £355
% change year-on-year +10.27% +2.82% +22.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Crawley median hourly rate £16.75 £32.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.46% +1.56% +77.78%
10th Percentile £14.78 £31.25 £17.60
90th Percentile £25.03 £33.75 £43.20
West Sussex median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -38.57% +102.93% +14.98%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Crawley

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VPN in Crawley

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Crawley over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VPN in Crawley

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VPN in Crawley

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Crawley region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) ADSL
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) 4G
3 3 (42.86%) Smartphone
3 3 (42.86%) CMDB
3 3 (42.86%) 3G
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Break/Fix
4 2 (28.57%) Proactive Management
4 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (28.57%) iptables
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) 3G
2 3 (42.86%) 4G
2 3 (42.86%) ADSL
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) CMDB
1 3 (42.86%) Smartphone
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) BBC
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Break/Fix
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) Proactive Management
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCDP
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) iptables
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Dell
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) Lotus
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Rackspace
3 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 1 (14.29%) Virgin Media