The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 25 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.68% - 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% - 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £438 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
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
13 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.84% 9.19% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 15
Average daily rate £438 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £228 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VLAN across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) 2G
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Ciena
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) BYOD
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Flash
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) FTP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 2G
1 1 (33.33%) 3G
1 1 (33.33%) 4G
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Core Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) BYOD
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Ciena
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (33.33%) VMware