The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 44 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing VLAN 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.48% 0.67% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.26% 4.35% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£213 £270 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.29% -28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £275 £306
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £24.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -24.61%
VLAN
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 46 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.24% 15.44% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 36
Average daily rate £350 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £203 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £400 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -28.00%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VLAN across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (46.67%) DNS
3 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) FCoE
4 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) CCNA
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) VoIP
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) Network Design
6 4 (26.67%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (26.67%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (26.67%) SUSE
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Office 365
6 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
6 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) IPsec

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (20.00%) JBoss
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) iPlanet
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
1 3 (20.00%) Lync
2 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (13.33%) MQSeries
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (46.67%) FCoE
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) VoIP
4 4 (26.67%) IPsec
4 4 (26.67%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (26.67%) NetScaler
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (20.00%) PBX
6 2 (13.33%) LDAP
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP
6 2 (13.33%) NAS
7 1 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
1 3 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Voice Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Support
3 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) SUSE
3 3 (20.00%) AIX
3 3 (20.00%) HPUX
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (33.33%) Network Design
4 4 (26.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (20.00%) High Availability
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (13.33%) Requirements Management
6 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
1 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (20.00%) Korn
1 3 (20.00%) C-shell
1 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNA
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCITP
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Samba
2 3 (20.00%) KVM
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) OpenView
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) PlateSpin
4 3 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Sun
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Veritas
5 2 (13.33%) Cognos
5 2 (13.33%) Opsware
6 1 (6.67%) Lumension
6 1 (6.67%) Veeam
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix