The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 35 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.43% - 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.51% - 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £25.36
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +38.01%
VLAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 49 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.85% 13.88% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 6
Average daily rate £263 £300 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £140 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 11
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicester - 4 £250 -
VLAN
East Midlands

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) PBX
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) PBX
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Field Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Telephony Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) VMware