The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 49 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.24% - 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% - 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £278
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -16.19%
VLAN
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 28 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.31% 7.71% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 45
Median daily rate £383 £350 £246
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +42.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Liferay
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) MuleSoft
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Liferay
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (33.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) MuleSoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) arcserve
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) VMware