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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 86 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing VLAN 7 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.48% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.14% 4.02% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
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£275 £344 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +27.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £243 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £350 £274
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £280 £303
% change year-on-year
+20.53% -7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £24.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-21.81% -15.38%
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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
169 174 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.54% 12.01% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 80 118
Average daily rate £325 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £463 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +55.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £24.00 £19.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VLAN across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincolnshire +2 2 £403 -
Leicestershire - 2 £275 - 2
Nottinghamshire -9 1 £213 -21.29% 1
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £275 - 1
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) WAN
3 12 (52.17%) Firewall
4 10 (43.48%) DNS
4 10 (43.48%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) LAN
5 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
6 8 (34.78%) VPN
6 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (34.78%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) SAN
7 7 (30.43%) CCNA
7 7 (30.43%) VMware
8 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
8 6 (26.09%) VoIP
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (26.09%) FCoE
9 5 (21.74%) Office 365
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (21.74%) Oracle
9 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
9 5 (21.74%) DHCP
9 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
9 5 (21.74%) Juniper
9 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (21.74%) Network Design

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Lync
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (13.04%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (13.04%) iPlanet
3 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 3 (13.04%) JBoss
3 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.70%) MQSeries
4 2 (8.70%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
3 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) WAN
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 10 (43.48%) DNS
4 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
4 9 (39.13%) LAN
5 8 (34.78%) VPN
6 7 (30.43%) SAN
7 6 (26.09%) VoIP
7 6 (26.09%) FCoE
8 5 (21.74%) DHCP
9 4 (17.39%) PBX
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
10 3 (13.04%) iSCSI
10 3 (13.04%) IPsec
10 3 (13.04%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (13.04%) LDAP
10 3 (13.04%) Internet
11 2 (8.70%) IPv4
11 2 (8.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Support
4 2 (8.70%) Field Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) ISPF
2 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Clustering
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Grid Computing
3 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) SUSE
4 4 (17.39%) UNIX
4 4 (17.39%) Solaris
5 3 (13.04%) AIX
5 3 (13.04%) HPUX
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
3 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (21.74%) Network Design
4 3 (13.04%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 3 (13.04%) High Availability
4 3 (13.04%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Logistics
5 2 (8.70%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Perl
1 4 (17.39%) Korn
1 4 (17.39%) C-shell
2 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNA
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (17.39%) MCSE
3 4 (17.39%) CCNP
4 3 (13.04%) MCITP
5 2 (8.70%) CCDP
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.35%) MCP
6 1 (4.35%) MCSA
6 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.04%) Samba
4 3 (13.04%) KVM
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (4.35%) vSphere
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) OpenView
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 5 (21.74%) Juniper
4 5 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 4 (17.39%) Sun
5 4 (17.39%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) Veritas
6 3 (13.04%) F5
6 3 (13.04%) PlateSpin
7 2 (8.70%) Opsware
7 2 (8.70%) Cognos
7 2 (8.70%) Citrix
8 1 (4.35%) Lumension
8 1 (4.35%) Meraki
8 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard
8 1 (4.35%) ZyXEL
8 1 (4.35%) NETGEAR
8 1 (4.35%) Veeam
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