The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 107 97 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Contract jobs citing VLAN 7 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.62% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.46% 6.79% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £234 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £370 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.00% -28.57%
VLAN
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
284 162 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.31% 9.11% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 102 128
Average daily rate £275 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £240 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 23
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -39.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £19.50 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Bradford - 6 £249 -
Leeds -22 2 £250 -16.66%
VLAN
Yorkshire

VLAN
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
3 5 (71.43%) Spanning Tree
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
5 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
5 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
5 1 (14.29%) Junos
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) VPN

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Junos
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
2 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
2 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper