The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 93 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% - 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% - 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £425 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £358 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
VLAN
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 154 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.58% 13.52% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 110 61
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.57% +180.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IVR
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Capita
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Acme Packet
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) H.323
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) H.323
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) ISDN
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Platform Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Authority
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Voice Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Acme Packet
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Capita
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle