The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - 57 60
Contract jobs citing VLAN 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.18% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.16% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £525 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £293
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +19.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +45.83%
VLAN
East of 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 Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 86 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 19.25% 15.47% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 46 77
Median daily rate £350 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £246 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Median hourly rate £29.61 £34.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.91% +126.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.95 £14.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £45.07 £37.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Essex

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

VLAN
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware