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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 105 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing VLAN 12 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.60% 0.36% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 1.78% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
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£298 £245 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.41% -14.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
- +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £22.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+45.05% -39.33%
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
332 393 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.48% 20.06% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 196 174
Average daily rate £390 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £466 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 66
Average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.13 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 -6 2 £339 +42.61%
Eastleigh - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £100 -
Farnborough - 1 - - 3
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 13 (65.00%) Juniper
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco
3 11 (55.00%) LAN
3 11 (55.00%) WAN
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
5 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) F5
6 6 (30.00%) BIG-IP
6 6 (30.00%) iSCSI
6 6 (30.00%) Ethernet
7 5 (25.00%) VPN
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) CCNA
7 5 (25.00%) SSL
7 5 (25.00%) McAfee
7 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (20.00%) FortiGate
8 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (20.00%) MPLS
8 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (20.00%) IIS
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) MySQL
9 3 (15.00%) Java

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) LAN
1 11 (55.00%) WAN
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (30.00%) iSCSI
2 6 (30.00%) Ethernet
3 5 (25.00%) VPN
3 5 (25.00%) SSL
3 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (20.00%) MPLS
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) OSPF
5 3 (15.00%) DVB
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.00%) Intranet
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (10.00%) Extranet
6 2 (10.00%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineering Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (15.00%) STB
3 2 (10.00%) DTV
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Biometrics
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Network Management
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) CCIE
5 2 (10.00%) CCNP
6 1 (5.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Juniper
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) F5
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) McAfee
5 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) Mercator
7 1 (5.00%) Remedy
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds