The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - 34 46
Contract jobs citing VPLS 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.46% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.92% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £160 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £160 £210
% change year-on-year
+212.50% -23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 52 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.52% 23.96% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 39 9
Average daily rate £440 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.38% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £13.21 £14.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% -52.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VPLS across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

VPLS
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VPLS across the Basingstoke region.

VPLS Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke