The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 48 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing VLAN 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.12% 0.55% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.95% 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £380 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+19.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £33.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-53.03% +45.05%
VLAN
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 42 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.83% 7.72% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 27 55
Median daily rate £380 £303 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.61% -19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £34.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% +76.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £34.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.50 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

VLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

VLAN Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cardiff +1 4 £388 +40.90%
Caerphilly - 1 £380 -
VLAN
Wales

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy
3 2 (33.33%) BMC
3 2 (33.33%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (33.33%) PKI
3 2 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DMZ
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) BMC
2 2 (33.33%) CA
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (16.67%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) Polycom
3 1 (16.67%) Riverbed