Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derby 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 17 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)
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 37 41
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 -3
Contract jobs citing VPN 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 1.42% 1.18% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 6.45% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Derby median daily rate £125 £124 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.81% -61.85% -26.14%
10th Percentile £123 £122 £108
90th Percentile £281 £126 £515
Derbyshire median daily rate £125 £124 £325
% change year-on-year +0.81% -61.85% -26.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derby median hourly rate - - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - £5.00

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 Derby with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Derby
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 60 62 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 14.18% 18.29% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 28
Derby median daily rate £340 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +3.23% +9.15%
10th Percentile £129 £200 £100
90th Percentile £412 £511 £529
Derbyshire median daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Derby median hourly rate £14.20 £9.13 £15.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.62% -42.79% +58.98%
10th Percentile £13.45 £8.69 £13.61
90th Percentile £28.13 £10.53 £17.67
Derbyshire median hourly rate £14.20 £9.13 £15.95
% change year-on-year +55.62% -42.79% +4.59%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Derby

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VPN in Derby

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VPN in Derby over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VPN in Derby

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VPN in Derby

For the 6 months to 17 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 Derby region with a requirement for VPN.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Lotus
4 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
2 1 (16.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) OSPF
2 1 (16.67%) RIP
2 1 (16.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) VRRP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) WEP
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
2 1 (16.67%) WPA
2 1 (16.67%) WPA2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Migration Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Lotus
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Aruba
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Riverbed