The table below looks at the statistics for VPLS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VPLS over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual private LAN service (VPLS)
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing VPLS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - - 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £140
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VPLS
Hampshire

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 57 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.45% 22.35% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 10
Median daily rate £313 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £275 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

VPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing VPLS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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