The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 112 138 126
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Contract jobs citing VLAN 20 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.83% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 1.88% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Median daily rate £400 £368 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -24.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £298
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +45.83%
VLAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
367 425 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.18% 13.79% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 262 227
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 35 23
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.43 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.74% -40.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing VLAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VLAN
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VLAN Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VLAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VLAN Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Yorkshire +36 18 £400 +33.33%
South Yorkshire -14 2 - - 1
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 19 (76.00%) VPN
2 19 (76.00%) Firewall
3 16 (64.00%) Palo Alto
4 15 (60.00%) F5
5 14 (56.00%) IPsec
6 9 (36.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (36.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 9 (36.00%) Akamai
6 9 (36.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (32.00%) MPLS
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (24.00%) Performance Management
9 6 (24.00%) CCNP
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (24.00%) WAN
9 6 (24.00%) BGP
9 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (20.00%) CCNA
10 5 (20.00%) CCDA
10 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 5 (20.00%) LAN
10 5 (20.00%) High Availability
10 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (16.00%) CCIE
12 3 (12.00%) Wireless
12 3 (12.00%) Mentoring

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) Firewall
1 19 (76.00%) VPN
2 14 (56.00%) IPsec
3 9 (36.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 9 (36.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (32.00%) MPLS
5 6 (24.00%) BGP
5 6 (24.00%) WAN
6 5 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (12.00%) Wireless
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (8.00%) Network Security
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (4.00%) DHCP
9 1 (4.00%) DNS
9 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
9 1 (4.00%) SAN
9 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Team Leader
3 8 (32.00%) Network Team Leader
4 7 (28.00%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Network Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Network Support
6 3 (12.00%) Network Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (24.00%) Performance Management
3 5 (20.00%) High Availability
3 5 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.00%) People Management
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Network Design
7 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCNP
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCDA
2 5 (20.00%) CCNA
3 4 (16.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 16 (64.00%) Palo Alto
3 15 (60.00%) F5
4 9 (36.00%) Akamai
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) BT
6 2 (8.00%) ScanSafe