The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing VLAN 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £259 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
-19.14% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-14.72% +61.25%
VLAN
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 49 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.33% 12.96% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 18
Average daily rate £275 £243 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.40% -42.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 8
Average hourly rate £13.25 £44.97 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.53% +239.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
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VLAN
Yorkshire

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing VLAN 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 VLAN.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Xen
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (50.00%) qmail
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing VLAN 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 VLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) TACACS
3 1 (25.00%) VRRP
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Xen
1 2 (50.00%) qmail
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco