The first table below looks at the demand for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bracknell region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 35 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing VLAN 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.63% 0.48% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.53% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.88 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £31.88
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +9.80%
Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 59 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.00% 28.10% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 2
Average daily rate £325 £183 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.08% +82.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Average hourly rate £27.88 £14.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
VLAN
Berkshire

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing VLAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VLAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Local Government
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) VRRP
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing VLAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) VRRP
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint