The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 34 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing VLAN 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.36% 0.93% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 8.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £325 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+156.66% -25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 37 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.99% 11.46% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 27
Median daily rate £500 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £608 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +65.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VLAN across the Bedfordshire region.

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VLAN 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) AppSense
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCEA
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) Mitel
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) H.323
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) VRRP
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Provisioning Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCEA
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) AppSense
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Mitel
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds