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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 116 116 121
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing L2TP 2 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.088% 0.38% 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 1.72% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £393 £208 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £208 £450
% change year-on-year
+89.15% -53.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £47.83 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +83.96%
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
487 581 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.43% 22.29% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 280 240
Median daily rate £365 £330 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -4.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing L2TP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

L2TP Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 August 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 +14 2 £393 -20.70%
L2TP
South East

L2TP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) xDSL
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) PPP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE

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 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) PPP
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper