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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - 41 58
Contract jobs citing VLAN 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.79% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £338 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £259 £320
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -19.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-25.45% -14.72%
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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 Nottinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 56 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.80% 14.43% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 45
Average daily rate £400 £425 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +57.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £315 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £13.50 £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 August 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
2 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Clustering
5 3 (33.33%) SUSE
5 3 (33.33%) Samba
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (33.33%) MCITP
5 3 (33.33%) Korn
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) Veritas
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) iPlanet
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) PBX
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Sun
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) AIX

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (33.33%) JBoss
1 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) iPlanet
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 3 (33.33%) Lync
2 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (22.22%) MQSeries
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) PBX
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 3 (33.33%) FCoE
5 2 (22.22%) NAS
5 2 (22.22%) LDAP
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) AIX
1 3 (33.33%) HPUX
1 3 (33.33%) Solaris
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 3 (33.33%) Korn
1 3 (33.33%) C-shell
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (33.33%) KVM
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Samba
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Sun
2 3 (33.33%) Veritas
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) PlateSpin
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) Opsware
3 2 (22.22%) Cognos
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds