The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 109 96 113
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Contract jobs citing VLAN 9 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.43% 0.64% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 3.70% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
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£251 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.31% -3.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.40% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +48.49%
VLAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
481 297 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.96% 17.31% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 168 129
Average daily rate £338 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £180 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £477 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 42
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VLAN across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VLAN Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook - 3 £250 -
Havant -1 1 £550 -
Southampton -10 1 - - 2
Basingstoke - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 15 (83.33%) Cisco
3 14 (77.78%) Firewall
3 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
4 13 (72.22%) Juniper
4 13 (72.22%) WAN
5 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 12 (66.67%) LAN
6 11 (61.11%) Windows
6 11 (61.11%) CCNA
6 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (61.11%) OSPF
6 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (55.56%) Service Delivery
7 10 (55.56%) CCNP
8 9 (50.00%) HP
8 9 (50.00%) vSphere
8 9 (50.00%) Service Management
8 9 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (50.00%) Network Security
9 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (44.44%) 3PAR
9 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
9 8 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (44.44%) SAN
9 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (44.44%) Brocade
10 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
10 7 (38.89%) Network Management
10 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) WAN
3 12 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 12 (66.67%) LAN
4 11 (61.11%) OSPF
4 11 (61.11%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
5 9 (50.00%) Network Security
6 8 (44.44%) SAN
7 3 (16.67%) DNS
7 3 (16.67%) VoIP
8 2 (11.11%) DHCP
8 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
8 2 (11.11%) IPv6
9 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
9 1 (5.56%) HSRP
9 1 (5.56%) BGP
9 1 (5.56%) RSVP
9 1 (5.56%) DMZ
9 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
1 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 9 (50.00%) Service Management
3 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
3 7 (38.89%) Network Management
3 7 (38.89%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 11 (61.11%) CCNA
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (55.56%) CCNP
5 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) MCTS
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) vSphere
2 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 8 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Juniper
3 9 (50.00%) HP
4 8 (44.44%) 3PAR
4 8 (44.44%) Brocade
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (5.56%) F5
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) Mercator
7 1 (5.56%) IBM