The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 17 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 2.97% - 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £315 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.49% +14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £33.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.54% +35.71%
VLAN
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 12.87% 15.38% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £400 £300 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £16.16 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Durham

VLAN
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Durham region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Multicast
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) IPv6
1 2 (66.67%) SNMP
1 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (33.33%) Multicast
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Installations Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) HP