The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
England / London
Rank 406 419 416
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing L2TP 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.005% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% 0.038% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £343 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% -40.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 - £260
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2473 2661 2759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.72% 12.67% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1673 1740 1845
Median daily rate £430 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 78 64
Median hourly rate £44.50 £24.23 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.65% +29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing L2TP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

L2TP Jobs Demand Trend in London

L2TP
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing L2TP across the London region.

L2TP Daily Rate Trend in London

L2TP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing L2TP across the London region.

L2TP Hourly Rate Trend in London

L2TP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP within the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
City of London - 1 £315 -
L2TP
England

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing L2TP 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 London region with a requirement for L2TP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) IPsec
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (57.14%) 802.1X
4 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
4 4 (57.14%) 802.11
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) SSH
4 4 (57.14%) Network Design
5 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 3 (42.86%) Wireless
5 3 (42.86%) BT
5 3 (42.86%) BGP
5 3 (42.86%) Juniper
5 3 (42.86%) ICMP
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) CISSP
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) CCIE
5 3 (42.86%) PPP
5 3 (42.86%) RIP
5 3 (42.86%) SNMP

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) IPsec
1 6 (85.71%) MPLS
1 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) 802.11
3 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
3 4 (57.14%) SSH
4 3 (42.86%) ADSL
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) ICMP
4 3 (42.86%) iSCSI
4 3 (42.86%) NAS
4 3 (42.86%) PPP
4 3 (42.86%) RIP
4 3 (42.86%) SNMP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Unix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) 802.1X
2 3 (42.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) FreeBSD
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
2 3 (42.86%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) CCDP
3 2 (28.57%) CLAS
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nessus
1 3 (42.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) BT
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Brocade
4 2 (28.57%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Aruba
5 1 (14.29%) Draytek
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Meraki
5 1 (14.29%) Nokia
5 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
5 1 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Vyatta