Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 January 2018 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)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 35 28
Contract jobs citing VPN 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich - 0.72% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.00% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Ipswich median daily rate - £150 -
Suffolk median daily rate - £150 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk 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 Ipswich with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Ipswich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 35 50 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 15.22% 17.92% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 9
Ipswich median daily rate £550 £375 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.67% +42.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £227 £170 £215
90th Percentile £755 £544 £400
Suffolk median daily rate £544 £288 £330
% change year-on-year +89.13% -12.88% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Suffolk median hourly rate £40.00 - £10.50

VPN
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for VPN in Ipswich

VPN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VPN in Ipswich

VPN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VPN in Ipswich