The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 44 53 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing VLAN 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 1.29% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 7.41% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £250 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -55.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £320 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.93% +16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+20.30% +35.71%
VLAN
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 81 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.45% 17.42% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 46
Median daily rate £413 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £411 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% -25.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £20.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £56.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

VLAN
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Data ONTAP
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Replication

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Data ONTAP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) HP