The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England / East of England
Rank 111 108 117
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing VLAN 9 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.59% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% 4.22% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
Median daily rate £198 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.57% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £280 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £375 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+129.85% -16.25%

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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
360 332 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.08% 14.08% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 179 173
Median daily rate £340 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £242 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £545 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 67
Median hourly rate £19.90 £41.50 £23.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.04% +78.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

VLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

VLAN Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Essex - 5 £195 -
Hertfordshire -5 3 - - 4
Bedfordshire +4 1 £325 +8.33% 2
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (33.33%) LAN
4 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (33.33%) Firewall
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) SAN
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) XenApp
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (16.67%) NHS
7 3 (16.67%) Wireless
7 3 (16.67%) CCNP
7 3 (16.67%) CCNA
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (16.67%) VPN
7 3 (16.67%) WLAN
7 3 (16.67%) DHCP
8 2 (11.11%) WAN
8 2 (11.11%) VoIP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) LAN
2 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
4 3 (16.67%) WLAN
5 2 (11.11%) IPsec
5 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
5 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.56%) DMVPN
6 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.56%) ISDN
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Network Support
2 5 (27.78%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V Architect
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Provisioning Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Architect
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) NHS
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Data Management
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL
1 2 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (5.56%) Information Security
2 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.56%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) CCEA
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (11.11%) MCP
3 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) NCDA
3 2 (11.11%) NCIE
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) AppSense
5 2 (11.11%) Brocade
5 2 (11.11%) EMC
5 2 (11.11%) F5
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) Mitel
5 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 2 (11.11%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds