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 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 92 110 100
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Contract jobs citing VLAN 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.15% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% 1.35% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £350 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £425 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £425 £253
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.25 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
216 222 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.86% 11.21% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 149 140
Median daily rate £410 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £21.50 £35.00
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 West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 3 £350 -17.64% 1
Halifax - 1 - -
VLAN
Yorkshire

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) VPN
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) F5
3 14 (70.00%) IPsec
3 14 (70.00%) Palo Alto
4 9 (45.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 9 (45.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 9 (45.00%) Akamai
4 9 (45.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (30.00%) Performance Management
7 5 (25.00%) High Availability
8 3 (15.00%) People Management
8 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.00%) MPLS
8 3 (15.00%) WAN
9 2 (10.00%) LAN
9 2 (10.00%) ITIL
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) CCNP
9 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (10.00%) BGP
9 2 (10.00%) Wireless
9 2 (10.00%) BT
9 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
10 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) VPN
3 14 (70.00%) IPsec
4 9 (45.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 9 (45.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (15.00%) MPLS
5 3 (15.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.00%) LAN
6 2 (10.00%) Wireless
7 1 (5.00%) DWDM
7 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 10 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 8 (40.00%) Network Team Leader
3 7 (35.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 5 (25.00%) High Availability
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) People Management
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNP
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCDA
2 1 (5.00%) CCIE
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
1 15 (75.00%) F5
2 14 (70.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (10.00%) BT
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft