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 25 May 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 May 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 - £304
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 - -
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
49 46 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.81% 16.31% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 14
Median daily rate £440 £275 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £300 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £326
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.00%