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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 54 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing VLAN 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.84% 0.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £363 £319 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £278
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -16.19%
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
90 118 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.87% 19.00% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 64 60
Median daily rate £275 £381 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% +27.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £260 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Median hourly rate £34.70 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.39% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £49.00 £30.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Chelmsford - 4 £363 -
VLAN
East of England

VLAN
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Multicast
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MPEG
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA

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 (80.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Multicast
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V Architect
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco