The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank 61 78 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing L2TP 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.098% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 0.45% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £310 £495 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £208 £450
% change year-on-year
+49.39% -53.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.83 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- +83.96%
L2TP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
164 223 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.00% 21.84% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 122 93
Median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.38 £11.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing L2TP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

L2TP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

L2TP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing L2TP across the Reading region.

L2TP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

L2TP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing L2TP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for L2TP.

1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) xDSL
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) PPP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Broadband
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) PPP
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper