The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 101 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing VLAN 7 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.42% 0.68% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.27% 6.71% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £240 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-3.92% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -36.36%
VLAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
214 164 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.95% 10.12% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 81 100
Median daily rate £338 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £192 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 24
Median hourly rate £15.75 £16.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £5.00 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

VLAN Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +8 6 £238 -
Leicestershire -8 1 £375 +50.00%
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 10 (83.33%) CCNA
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) CCNP
4 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 5 (41.67%) CCDP
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) CCIE
5 4 (33.33%) MPLS
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 4 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (16.67%) Network Management
7 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
7 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) LAN

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (41.67%) Wireless
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 4 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
1 4 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Communications Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CCNA
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNP
3 5 (41.67%) CCDP
4 4 (33.33%) CCIE
5 1 (8.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) Nessus
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 1 (8.33%) Meraki
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
5 1 (8.33%) Veeam
5 1 (8.33%) VMware