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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 55 50 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing VLAN 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.46% 1.18% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 6.98% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £390 £225 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +45.83%
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
66 86 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.10% 16.96% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 37
Median daily rate £300 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 16
Median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.29% +109.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £27.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.15 £146.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 8 December 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 -3 1 £390 +73.33%
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
VLAN
South West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Frame Relay
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) NetScreen
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Support
2 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle