The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 53 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing VLAN 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.21% 0.99% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 6.67% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £233 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
VLAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 60 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.57% 14.85% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 9
Average daily rate £300 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +73.07%
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 Nottinghamshire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (50.00%) Private Cloud
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Firmware
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (16.67%) Network Design
6 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 3 (50.00%) BGP
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Aruba
3 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (16.67%) VMware