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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 425 415 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing L2TP 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.039% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.033% 0.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 - -
L2TP
England

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
3017 3094 2788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.94% 13.25% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2053 1996 1796
Median daily rate £425 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 93 81
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.86 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.67% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.00 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) IKE
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) SONET
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) IKE
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) SONET
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIE
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto