The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - 78 76
Contract jobs citing VLAN 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.70% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +45.83%
VLAN
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
320 142 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.06% 14.70% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 70 95
Median daily rate £330 £415 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £540 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 11
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.35 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in the North East

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in the North East