The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 57 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.80% - 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£340 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £275 £306
% change year-on-year
+12.72% -10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £23.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.01% -28.46%
VLAN
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
105 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 16.75% 11.96% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 40 7
Average daily rate £275 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 3
Average hourly rate £24.00 £10.00 £10.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £10.00 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £10.00 £10.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -26.00%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £340 -
Sunderland - 1 - -
VLAN
North East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (63.64%) Client/Server
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) EPoS
5 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Technical Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Client/Server
2 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) EPoS
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
1 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
1 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) Apple