The first table below looks at the demand for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Ipswich region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.09% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +12.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 9 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 11.48% 10.23% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 12
Average daily rate £350 £250 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
VLAN
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VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

VLAN
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk