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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank - - 6
Contract jobs citing L2TP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans - - 15.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.83 - -
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 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 25.93% 12.00% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%