The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 85 90 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing VLAN 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.49% 0.077% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.07% 0.44% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£300 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £263 £320
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £31.78
% change year-on-year
-25.45% -13.46%
VLAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
228 227 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.94% 17.50% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 119 161
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £247 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £513 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 17
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.75% -45.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VLAN Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 4 - - 3
Staines - 1 £525 -
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 8 (66.67%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) VPN
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) MPLS
4 7 (58.33%) Network Security
5 5 (41.67%) PaaS
5 5 (41.67%) Capacity Management
5 5 (41.67%) IaaS
5 5 (41.67%) Software Deployment
5 5 (41.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
5 5 (41.67%) Billing
5 5 (41.67%) UNIX
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) CCNA
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (33.33%) Puppet
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (25.00%) Infoblox
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (25.00%) Ruby
7 3 (25.00%) SSH
7 3 (25.00%) Wireshark

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) PaaS
1 5 (41.67%) IaaS
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 8 (66.67%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) Network Security
4 7 (58.33%) VPN
4 7 (58.33%) MPLS
5 3 (25.00%) LDAP
5 3 (25.00%) SSH
5 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (8.33%) ISDN
7 1 (8.33%) VoIP
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (8.33%) SSL
7 1 (8.33%) Internet
7 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Maven
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (41.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) boto
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) VMS
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) CentOS
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Capacity Management
1 5 (41.67%) Software Deployment
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
4 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Python
1 3 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CISA
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (16.67%) XenServer
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (25.00%) Ansible
3 2 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
4 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
4 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 2 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) VMware