The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 28 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing VLAN 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.45% 0.46% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £340 £263
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +29.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -25.45%
VLAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.07% 11.47% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 17
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+215.38% -
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 Middlesex

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

VLAN
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) KVM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware