The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 53 47 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing VLAN 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.50% 1.39% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 8.89% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+129.85% -16.25%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
131 90 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.72% 15.65% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 34 34
Median daily rate £300 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £325 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 22
Median hourly rate £41.35 £15.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.66% -49.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £24.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Watford - 2 - - 1
Stevenage - 1 - - 1
VLAN
East of England

VLAN
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Brocade
1 2 (66.67%) NCDA
1 2 (66.67%) NCIE
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) NCDA
1 2 (66.67%) NCIE
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Brocade
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto