The table below looks at the statistics for L2TP skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited L2TP over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing L2TP 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans - - 16.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £208 £450
% change year-on-year
+89.15% -53.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £47.83 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +83.96%
L2TP
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Communications & Networking Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 36.84% 14.29% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £325 £288 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -36.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%