The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 104 118 125
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Contract jobs citing L2TP 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.039% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.80% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £475 £260
% change year-on-year
-36.84% +82.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £38.92 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.90% +29.71%
L2TP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
501 533 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.48% 21.01% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 287 271
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £264 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 17
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing L2TP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

L2TP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

L2TP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing L2TP across the Berkshire region.

L2TP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

L2TP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 4 £300 -
L2TP
South East

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing L2TP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for L2TP.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) PPP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) xDSL
2 4 (66.67%) Network Management
2 4 (66.67%) X.21
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) DSL
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (33.33%) Broadband
4 2 (33.33%) IPv4
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) Extreme Networks

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) PPP
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) xDSL
2 4 (66.67%) DSL
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) X.21
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) IOS XR
3 2 (33.33%) IPv4
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) CCIE
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) VMware