The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing L2TP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £208 £450
% change year-on-year
+62.65% -53.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £47.83 -
% change year-on-year
+0.35% -
L2TP
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.10% 15.30% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 27 7
Median daily rate £500 £240 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £114 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 £150.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +1263.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%