The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 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
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £304
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
63 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.19% 14.06% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 18
Average daily rate £413 £275 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £303 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%