The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing VLAN 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.40% 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.37% 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £331 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £41.61 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.47% +108.05%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 127 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.95% 15.80% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 84 65
Median daily rate £351 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £407 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 5
Median hourly rate £20.25 £27.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £18.50 £8.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £30.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (14.29%) MGCP
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) RTP
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Author
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Author
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Writer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Communications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Security
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Network Design
1 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (14.29%) System Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Test Management
1 1 (14.29%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCVP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Aruba
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) VMware