The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank - 229 237
Contract jobs citing L2TP 0 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.20% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.07% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £220 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £304 £450
% change year-on-year
- -32.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2000 1681 1580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.19% 18.25% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 965 726 658
Average daily rate £361 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 107 165
Average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.18 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

L2TP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing L2TP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

L2TP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

L2TP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

L2TP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

L2TP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing L2TP across the South East region.

L2TP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

L2TP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing L2TP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited L2TP.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) ADSL
2 3 (75.00%) Broadband
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) 3G
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) 4G
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (50.00%) F5

L2TP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing L2TP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited L2TP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) ADSL
1 3 (75.00%) Broadband
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WLAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (75.00%) SNMP
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) IPsec
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) 4G
1 3 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
1 3 (75.00%) 3G
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Valgrind
1 1 (25.00%) GCC
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) STL
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Perforce