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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 111 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Contract jobs citing VLAN 13 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.60% 0.23% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 1.25% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
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£349 £290 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.34% +75.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.07 £24.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-22.18% -30.00%
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
451 320 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.65% 18.41% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 167 141
Average daily rate £347 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.47% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 15 50
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £15.75 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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
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 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Basingstoke - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
Ringwood - - - - 1
Southampton - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) WAN
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco
4 10 (50.00%) LAN
4 10 (50.00%) Firewall
4 10 (50.00%) vSphere
5 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (40.00%) DNS
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (35.00%) CCNA
6 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (35.00%) Network Security
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (30.00%) Network Management
7 6 (30.00%) OSPF
8 5 (25.00%) SAN
8 5 (25.00%) CCNP
8 5 (25.00%) HP
8 5 (25.00%) Linux
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) Time Management
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (25.00%) IP Telephony
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) WAN
2 10 (50.00%) LAN
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) DNS
4 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (35.00%) Network Security
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (30.00%) OSPF
6 5 (25.00%) IP Telephony
6 5 (25.00%) SAN
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (20.00%) IPv4
7 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 3 (15.00%) VoIP
8 3 (15.00%) IPsec
9 2 (10.00%) Internet
9 2 (10.00%) MPLS
9 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
9 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
9 2 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Support
3 2 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) XML
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (5.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) VMS
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) CentOS
6 1 (5.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Network Management
2 5 (25.00%) Time Management
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
6 1 (5.00%) Document Management
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) CCNA
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (25.00%) CCNP
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) MCSE
6 1 (5.00%) MCSA
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) vSphere
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.00%) Snort
5 2 (10.00%) Squid
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (5.00%) Firmware
6 1 (5.00%) Samba
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (10.00%) WSUS
1 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) Brocade
4 3 (15.00%) ProCurve
4 3 (15.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Sun
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) Mercator
6 1 (5.00%) McAfee
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks