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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.63% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £443 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £358 £384
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-15.90% +33.33%
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
99 54 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.63% 15.74% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 35 44
Average daily rate £325 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £21.00 £13.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +57.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Sheffield - 3 £443 - 2
VLAN
Yorkshire

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
1 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (25.00%) F5
5 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (25.00%) nginx
5 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) nginx
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) MPLS
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) LDAP
5 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (25.00%) RIP
6 1 (12.50%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
1 2 (25.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Debian
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) F5