The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 336 321 327
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing VLAN 101 125 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 4.12% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 83 49
Median daily rate £375 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £296 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £339 £263
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +29.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £28.66 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.59% +26.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -30.90%
VLAN
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
3258 3035 3144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.35% 12.83% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2133 1957 1931
Median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 86 98
Median hourly rate £21.45 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.13% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in London

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in London

VLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

VLAN Daily Rate Histogram in London

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in London

VLAN
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 VLAN within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +26 14 £360 -4.00% 6
Mayfair +1 2 £363 +13.28%
Croydon -13 2 £450 -14.28%
Canary Wharf +3 1 £275 -
Barnet - 1 - -
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 London region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 85 (56.29%) Cisco
2 83 (54.97%) VMware
3 63 (41.72%) Firewall
4 62 (41.06%) Windows
5 58 (38.41%) Active Directory
6 57 (37.75%) SAN
7 52 (34.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 49 (32.45%) Cisco Certification
9 48 (31.79%) Linux
10 45 (29.80%) MS Exchange
11 43 (28.48%) TCP/IP
12 42 (27.81%) VPN
13 41 (27.15%) Microsoft
13 41 (27.15%) Data Centre
14 39 (25.83%) Citrix
15 37 (24.50%) WAN
16 35 (23.18%) Windows Server
17 34 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2010
17 34 (22.52%) DNS
18 33 (21.85%) Windows Server 2008
19 32 (21.19%) Wireless
19 32 (21.19%) HP
20 31 (20.53%) LAN
21 29 (19.21%) Cisco ASA
22 28 (18.54%) Windows Server 2012
22 28 (18.54%) DHCP
22 28 (18.54%) CCNA
22 28 (18.54%) MPLS
23 27 (17.88%) OSPF
23 27 (17.88%) BGP

VLAN
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:

Application Platforms
1 45 (29.80%) MS Exchange
2 34 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.27%) OpenStack
4 13 (8.61%) Apache
5 9 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (3.31%) IIS
6 5 (3.31%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.65%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.32%) Liferay
8 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.31%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.32%) MS Office
4 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.61%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (7.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.31%) IaaS
4 5 (3.31%) Office 365
5 3 (1.99%) PaaS
6 2 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.32%) SaaS
7 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (41.72%) Firewall
2 57 (37.75%) SAN
3 43 (28.48%) TCP/IP
4 42 (27.81%) VPN
5 37 (24.50%) WAN
6 34 (22.52%) DNS
7 32 (21.19%) Wireless
8 31 (20.53%) LAN
9 29 (19.21%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (18.54%) DHCP
10 28 (18.54%) MPLS
11 27 (17.88%) BGP
11 27 (17.88%) OSPF
12 25 (16.56%) Network Security
13 20 (13.25%) Internet
13 20 (13.25%) NetScaler
14 19 (12.58%) EIGRP
15 18 (11.92%) iSCSI
16 13 (8.61%) WLAN
17 12 (7.95%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.27%) MySQL
2 10 (6.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.64%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.99%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.99%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.32%) Redis
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (7.95%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.32%) JIRA
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (17.22%) Finance
2 18 (11.92%) Banking
3 12 (7.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.32%) Billing
4 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.32%) Legal
4 2 (1.32%) Publishing
5 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (23.84%) Network Engineer
2 33 (21.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 24 (15.89%) Cisco Engineer
4 21 (13.91%) Architect
5 20 (13.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 20 (13.25%) VMware Engineer
6 16 (10.60%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (7.28%) Server Engineer
8 10 (6.62%) Active Directory Engineer
8 10 (6.62%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (5.96%) PowerShell Engineer
9 9 (5.96%) SCCM Engineer
9 9 (5.96%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (4.64%) Administrator
10 7 (4.64%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.64%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.97%) Citrix Engineer
11 6 (3.97%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.31%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.27%) LAMP
2 12 (7.95%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (3.97%) libvirt
4 3 (1.99%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.99%) CSS
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (1.32%) REST
5 2 (1.32%) RESTful
5 2 (1.32%) XML
6 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.66%) JSON
6 1 (0.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.15%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.27%) Replication
3 13 (8.61%) Blackberry
4 12 (7.95%) Private Cloud
5 11 (7.28%) Client/Server
6 7 (4.64%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (3.97%) EqualLogic
8 4 (2.65%) Clustering
8 4 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.99%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.99%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.99%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.32%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.66%) EMC Centera
11 1 (0.66%) EMC VNX
11 1 (0.66%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.66%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 62 (41.06%) Windows
2 48 (31.79%) Linux
3 35 (23.18%) Windows Server
4 33 (21.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (18.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (11.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.64%) Unix
8 6 (3.97%) Solaris
8 6 (3.97%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.99%) AIX
9 3 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.32%) VMS
11 1 (0.66%) Debian
11 1 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.66%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.23%) Load Balancing
2 22 (14.57%) Configuration Management
3 19 (12.58%) ITIL
4 13 (8.61%) Migration
5 12 (7.95%) DevOps
6 11 (7.28%) Kernel Tuning
7 10 (6.62%) Network Design
7 10 (6.62%) Time Management
8 9 (5.96%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (5.96%) Open Source
8 9 (5.96%) Workflow
9 8 (5.30%) Network Management
10 7 (4.64%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (4.64%) High Availability
10 7 (4.64%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (3.97%) Project Management
12 5 (3.31%) Capacity Management
12 5 (3.31%) DDoS Mitigation
12 5 (3.31%) ITIL V3
13 4 (2.65%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.25%) Bash Shell
2 16 (10.60%) PowerShell
3 13 (8.61%) Python
4 10 (6.62%) Ruby
5 6 (3.97%) SQL
6 4 (2.65%) Perl
7 1 (0.66%) C#
7 1 (0.66%) Java
7 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.66%) PHP
7 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (32.45%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (18.54%) CCNA
3 23 (15.23%) CCNP
4 20 (13.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (7.28%) CCIE
6 9 (5.96%) MCSE
6 9 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (4.64%) Degree
7 7 (4.64%) Security Cleared
8 6 (3.97%) JNCIE
8 6 (3.97%) RHCA
8 6 (3.97%) RHCE
8 6 (3.97%) RHCSA
8 6 (3.97%) SC Cleared
9 5 (3.31%) CCSP
10 4 (2.65%) CCDP
10 4 (2.65%) CCVP
10 4 (2.65%) MCSA
11 2 (1.32%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.32%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 58 (38.41%) Active Directory
2 52 (34.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (11.92%) vSphere
3 18 (11.92%) XenApp
4 16 (10.60%) VMware Server
5 14 (9.27%) VMware ESX
6 13 (8.61%) Hyper-V
7 11 (7.28%) iptables
8 10 (6.62%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (5.96%) KVM
10 8 (5.30%) DFS Replication
11 7 (4.64%) XenDesktop
11 7 (4.64%) XenServer
12 6 (3.97%) NFS
13 5 (3.31%) ProxySG
13 5 (3.31%) Xen
14 4 (2.65%) UAG
15 3 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
16 2 (1.32%) vCloud
16 2 (1.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (15.89%) SCCM
2 17 (11.26%) Puppet
3 13 (8.61%) Cisco UCCX
4 11 (7.28%) HAProxy
4 11 (7.28%) SCOM
5 8 (5.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 7 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (4.64%) SCVMM
6 7 (4.64%) WSUS
7 6 (3.97%) Backup Exec
8 5 (3.31%) FortiGate
9 4 (2.65%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (1.99%) Cisco UCCE
11 2 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (1.32%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.66%) Ansible
12 1 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.66%) Graphite
12 1 (0.66%) vRealize
Vendors
1 85 (56.29%) Cisco
2 83 (54.97%) VMware
3 41 (27.15%) Microsoft
4 39 (25.83%) Citrix
5 32 (21.19%) HP
6 23 (15.23%) CheckPoint
7 19 (12.58%) Palo Alto
8 18 (11.92%) Juniper
9 17 (11.26%) Dell
10 12 (7.95%) SolarWinds
11 10 (6.62%) Blue Coat
11 10 (6.62%) NetApp
12 9 (5.96%) IronPort
12 9 (5.96%) Oracle
13 8 (5.30%) F5
13 8 (5.30%) Veeam
14 6 (3.97%) EMC
14 6 (3.97%) Riverbed
14 6 (3.97%) Symantec
15 5 (3.31%) Brocade
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