The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VLAN 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £358 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
VLAN
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.61% 10.83% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 10
Average daily rate £338 £208 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.65% -42.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £329 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.35 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +94.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) QRadar
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Zenoss
2 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) QRadar
1 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (50.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Meraki
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (50.00%) VMware