The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 47 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing VLAN 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.25% 0.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £230 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 67 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.63% 16.14% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 38 31
Average daily rate £363 £413 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +26.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £180 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £560 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £39.00 £22.69 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.88% -46.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) ISDN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) IronPort
2 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) ISMS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Junos
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) ISDN
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) DMZ
3 1 (25.00%) Junos
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) IronPort Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) B2B
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) ISMS
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) IronPort
2 1 (25.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) Sourcefire
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