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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing L2TP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans - - 3.85%
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 £310 £210 £450
% change year-on-year
+47.61% -53.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.83 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- +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
4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 20.00% 24.00% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%