The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 55 50 67
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing VLAN 5 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.75% 1.58% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.31% 11.11% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Average daily rate £280 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £353 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £25.36
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +38.01%
VLAN
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
151 99 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.74% 14.24% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 46 78
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £489 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 5
Average hourly rate £44.00 £16.00 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -60.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Swindon +1 1 £230 -18.22%
Salisbury - 1 - -
VLAN
South West

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) ZABBIX
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) LAN

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) WLAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Multicast
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) WSUS
2 2 (28.57%) ZABBIX
3 1 (14.29%) Hyperic
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Riverbed