The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
UK / Scotland
Rank 99 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Contract jobs citing VLAN 7 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.26% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.34% 1.83% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £313 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.59% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £41.61 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.47% +108.05%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
299 383 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.04% 14.49% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 195 152
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 8 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +28.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £15.90 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £43.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

VLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

VLAN Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +16 3 £375 - 1
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Glasgow +7 1 £225 -46.42% 2
West Lothian - 1 £250 - 1
VLAN
UK

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VLAN 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 17 (80.95%) WAN
2 16 (76.19%) LAN
3 15 (71.43%) Cisco
3 15 (71.43%) Firewall
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) VPN
5 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (38.10%) Wireless
5 8 (38.10%) OSPF
5 8 (38.10%) Degree
5 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
6 7 (33.33%) BGP
6 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 7 (33.33%) CCNP
6 7 (33.33%) CCNA
7 6 (28.57%) VMware
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (23.81%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (23.81%) VoIP
8 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) Juniper
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (19.05%) Network Security
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) WAN
2 16 (76.19%) LAN
3 15 (71.43%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) OSPF
4 8 (38.10%) VPN
4 8 (38.10%) Wireless
5 7 (33.33%) BGP
5 7 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (23.81%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
6 5 (23.81%) VoIP
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (19.05%) MPLS
7 4 (19.05%) Network Security
8 3 (14.29%) H.323
9 2 (9.52%) Internet
9 2 (9.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Security Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Support
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Network Support
6 2 (9.52%) Check Point Support
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) EMC Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Solaris
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (14.29%) People Management
2 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) Kanban
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Network Management
3 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 7 (33.33%) CCNA
2 7 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.76%) CCENT
5 1 (4.76%) CISSP
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) COBIT
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) BitLocker
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.76%) vRealize
1 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (4.76%) WMI
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Juniper
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.76%) 3Com
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Progress
6 1 (4.76%) WebSpy
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
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