The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 46 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing VLAN 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.05% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.83% 1.39% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
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£363 - £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £259 £320
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -19.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-25.45% -14.72%
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 West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 72 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.35% 19.41% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 45 16
Average daily rate £338 £225 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 11
Average hourly rate £50.00 £14.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+244.82% -32.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

VLAN
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VLAN Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Crawley -4 6 £338 -
Worthing - 1 £375 -
VLAN
South East

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 13 (81.25%) DHCP
1 13 (81.25%) DNS
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) Windows
5 8 (50.00%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco
7 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (37.50%) LAN
7 6 (37.50%) Migration
7 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 6 (37.50%) SCVMM
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (31.25%) tcpdump
8 5 (31.25%) HSRP
8 5 (31.25%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (31.25%) VRRP
8 5 (31.25%) IPsec
8 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Wireshark
8 5 (31.25%) VoIP
8 5 (31.25%) VPN
8 5 (31.25%) WAN

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
1 2 (12.50%) PaaS
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) DHCP
1 13 (81.25%) DNS
2 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) LAN
5 5 (31.25%) VoIP
5 5 (31.25%) WAN
5 5 (31.25%) SMTP
5 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
5 5 (31.25%) FTP
5 5 (31.25%) SNMP
5 5 (31.25%) VPN
5 5 (31.25%) VRRP
5 5 (31.25%) IPsec
5 5 (31.25%) Wireshark
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (31.25%) tcpdump
5 5 (31.25%) HSRP
5 5 (31.25%) Spanning Tree
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Server Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Consultant
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Patch Management
3 3 (18.75%) Network Design
3 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCSE
2 4 (25.00%) CCNA
2 4 (25.00%) CCENT
3 3 (18.75%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (18.75%) JNCIA
4 2 (12.50%) CCIE
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) VirtualBox
3 3 (18.75%) vCloud
4 2 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCVMM
2 3 (18.75%) Cacti
3 2 (12.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (18.75%) Qualys
5 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
5 3 (18.75%) Aruba
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
6 2 (12.50%) 3Com