The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 42 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.16% - 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.82% - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -54.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 17.05% 6.53% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 6
Average daily rate £400 £313 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £340 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 1
Average hourly rate £36.25 £10.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+262.50% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) SAS
2 4 (80.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) SUSE
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Document Management
1 4 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) vCloud
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) BT