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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 105 138 96
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -42
Contract jobs citing VLAN 25 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.94% 0.35% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.94% 2.84% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 6
Average daily rate
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£250 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £168 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £293 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 - £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 - £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
421 387 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.82% 12.25% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 165 144
Average daily rate £328 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
- +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 34 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VLAN across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

VLAN Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 11 £250 -
Norfolk - 7 £250 - 1
Bedfordshire +1 3 - -
Cambridgeshire -3 2 £250 +7.52% 4
Hertfordshire - 1 £215 - 8
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 25 (71.43%) Cisco
2 19 (54.29%) Firewall
3 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (28.57%) LAN
4 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.71%) HP
4 9 (25.71%) OSPF
4 9 (25.71%) VMware
4 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (20.00%) VPN
6 7 (20.00%) DNS
6 7 (20.00%) DHCP
6 7 (20.00%) Windows
7 6 (17.14%) ITIL
7 6 (17.14%) WAN
8 5 (14.29%) CCNA
8 5 (14.29%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 5 (14.29%) Time Management
8 5 (14.29%) Mitel
9 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
9 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (11.43%) CCNP
9 4 (11.43%) VoIP
9 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (11.43%) BGP
9 4 (11.43%) SAN
9 4 (11.43%) Aerohive Networks

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (5.71%) Apache
1 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) Firewall
2 10 (28.57%) LAN
3 9 (25.71%) OSPF
3 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (20.00%) DHCP
4 7 (20.00%) VPN
4 7 (20.00%) DNS
5 6 (17.14%) WAN
6 4 (11.43%) SAN
6 4 (11.43%) VoIP
6 4 (11.43%) BGP
6 4 (11.43%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (8.57%) Wireless
7 3 (8.57%) IPsec
7 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (8.57%) VRRP
8 2 (5.71%) MPLS
8 2 (5.71%) SNMP
8 2 (5.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQLBase
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Network Support
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Network Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Support Technician
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Technician
5 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) IVR
1 2 (5.71%) PKI
2 1 (2.86%) Replication
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Solaris
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) CentOS
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Time Management
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
3 3 (8.57%) Network Management
3 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.71%) SOA
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) Golang
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.29%) CCNA
3 4 (11.43%) CCNP
3 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) CCA
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.86%) HNC
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.86%) MCITP
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.86%) vMotion
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) Nessus
3 1 (2.86%) Nmap
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Cisco
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) HP
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Mitel
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) Aerohive Networks
5 3 (8.57%) Splunk
5 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.71%) F5
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Siemens
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec
7 1 (2.86%) BT
7 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.86%) Aruba
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