Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 20 July 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)
North East > Durham
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - +32 -13
Contract jobs citing VPN 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 0.50% - 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Durham median daily rate £105 - £475
10th Percentile £103 - £388
90th Percentile £108 - £563
North East median daily rate £275 £293 £321
% change year-on-year -5.98% -8.80% +13.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Durham median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - £42.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +211.11% +31.71%

VPN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Durham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 29 20 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 14.43% 11.30% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 9
Durham median daily rate £293 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £108 £181 £228
90th Percentile £470 £425 £463
North East median daily rate £350 £293 £300
% change year-on-year +19.56% -2.42% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Durham median hourly rate £11.00 £13.36 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.66% -17.33% -52.47%
10th Percentile £10.25 £11.95 £14.66
90th Percentile £11.75 £15.57 £16.86
North East median hourly rate £21.75 £28.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year -22.32% +73.27% +11.45%

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Durham

VPN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VPN in Durham

VPN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VPN in Durham

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Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VPN within the Durham region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington - 1 £105 -
VPN
North East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Durham region with a requirement for VPN.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

VPN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Deskside Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft