The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 183 159 210
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +51
Contract jobs citing VLAN 20 41 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.70% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.75% 5.11% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £305 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £259 £320
% change year-on-year
+30.91% -19.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.69 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-25.45% -14.72%
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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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
726 802 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.40% 13.79% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 514 573
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 30
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.37 £160.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

VLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

VLAN Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 32 (62.75%) Cisco
2 27 (52.94%) Firewall
3 24 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (47.06%) LAN
4 22 (43.14%) Windows
5 19 (37.25%) WAN
5 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
5 19 (37.25%) CCNP
5 19 (37.25%) VPN
6 16 (31.37%) OSPF
7 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
8 14 (27.45%) CCNA
8 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
9 13 (25.49%) DHCP
9 13 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (23.53%) DNS
10 12 (23.53%) VMware
11 10 (19.61%) BGP
11 10 (19.61%) Finance
11 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (17.65%) SAN
12 9 (17.65%) VoIP
12 9 (17.65%) MCSE
12 9 (17.65%) MPLS
12 9 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
13 8 (15.69%) F5
13 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (15.69%) Cisco UCCE
13 8 (15.69%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (15.69%) Data Centre

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
1 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.84%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Visio
3 4 (7.84%) MS Office
4 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (3.92%) MS Project
6 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (52.94%) Firewall
2 24 (47.06%) LAN
3 19 (37.25%) WAN
3 19 (37.25%) VPN
4 16 (31.37%) OSPF
5 14 (27.45%) TCP/IP
6 13 (25.49%) DHCP
6 13 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (23.53%) DNS
8 10 (19.61%) BGP
9 9 (17.65%) VoIP
9 9 (17.65%) SAN
9 9 (17.65%) MPLS
10 8 (15.69%) Wireless
11 7 (13.73%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (11.76%) NAS
12 6 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (11.76%) EIGRP
13 5 (9.80%) SSL
13 5 (9.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Network Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Architect
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Voice Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Network Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Data Network Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Network Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Communications Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) XMPP
2 2 (3.92%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.80%) Clustering
4 4 (7.84%) IVR
4 4 (7.84%) PKI
5 3 (5.88%) Replication
6 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.92%) NHS
6 2 (3.92%) HACMP
6 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.96%) iPhone
7 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.96%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.96%) VMS
8 1 (1.96%) NetWare
8 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.96%) Android
8 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) ITIL
1 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
1 8 (15.69%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (11.76%) Project Management
3 5 (9.80%) Change Control
4 3 (5.88%) Network Design
4 3 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.88%) Process Management
4 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.88%) Network Management
5 2 (3.92%) SIEM
5 2 (3.92%) Change Management
5 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.92%) Risk Management
5 2 (3.92%) Validation
5 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) C
3 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (37.25%) CCNP
3 14 (27.45%) CCNA
4 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (17.65%) MCSE
6 6 (11.76%) MCP
7 5 (9.80%) Degree
8 4 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (5.88%) CCEA
9 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
9 3 (5.88%) CCEE
10 2 (3.92%) Postgraduate
10 2 (3.92%) MCSA
10 2 (3.92%) CCIE
11 1 (1.96%) CISSP
11 1 (1.96%) MCTS
11 1 (1.96%) MCITP
11 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
11 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.73%) vSphere
4 4 (7.84%) XenApp
4 4 (7.84%) Xen
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.92%) XenServer
6 2 (3.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.96%) vCloud
7 1 (1.96%) Snort
7 1 (1.96%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (15.69%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (7.84%) OPNET
4 3 (5.88%) Data Guard
5 2 (3.92%) SCCM
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (3.92%) Puppet
5 2 (3.92%) vMotion
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.96%) Nagios
6 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.96%) WSUS
6 1 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Cisco
2 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
3 12 (23.53%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) F5
5 7 (13.73%) HP
6 6 (11.76%) SolarWinds
7 5 (9.80%) Aruba
7 5 (9.80%) Citrix
7 5 (9.80%) Juniper
8 4 (7.84%) NetApp
8 4 (7.84%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.84%) Remedy
8 4 (7.84%) Oracle
8 4 (7.84%) Riverbed
8 4 (7.84%) Infoblox
9 3 (5.88%) BT
10 2 (3.92%) Veritas
10 2 (3.92%) Dell
10 2 (3.92%) Brocade
10 2 (3.92%) AppSense
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