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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank - - 6
Contract jobs citing L2TP 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans - - 15.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £208 £450
% change year-on-year
+62.65% -53.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 - -
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
6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 31.58% 17.39% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £325 £288 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -36.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%