The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing VLAN 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £245 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
VLAN
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.18% 14.29% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 7
Average daily rate £363 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VLAN across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VLAN across the Suffolk region.

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VLAN across the Suffolk region.

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

VLAN
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) FCoE
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Email Filtering

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) FCoE
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft