The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 47 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 3 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.63% 2.01% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.92% 15.38% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 5
Median daily rate £300 £450 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +71.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £340 £263
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +29.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -25.45%
VLAN
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 65 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.90% 13.08% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 56
Median daily rate £325 £410 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +30.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Median hourly rate £41.75 £43.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.90% +32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.67 £20.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Cheltenham -2 3 £300 -33.33%
VLAN
South West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) IPsec
3 5 (71.43%) Change Management
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) HSRP
4 3 (42.86%) CCIE
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
5 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
5 2 (28.57%) PKI
5 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 2 (28.57%) TippingPoint
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) TACACS
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 7 (100.00%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) HSRP
2 5 (71.43%) IPsec
2 5 (71.43%) MPLS
2 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) TACACS
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 1 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) TippingPoint
4 1 (14.29%) VMware