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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - 70 42
Contract jobs citing VLAN 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.13% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+129.85% -16.25%

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
137 94 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.74% 13.43% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 50 47
Median daily rate £338 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £533 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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