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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 113 135 120
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Contract jobs citing VLAN 6 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.18% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 1.32% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 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 £413 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £465 £253
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £310
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +14.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.19 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+156.66% -25.00%

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
330 380 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.28% 13.47% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 235 254
Median daily rate £410 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 18
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.99 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.25 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

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 25 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
West Yorkshire +16 3 £350 -17.64% 2
South Yorkshire +2 2 - - 3
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 18 (75.00%) Cisco
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) VPN
3 15 (62.50%) IPsec
3 15 (62.50%) F5
4 14 (58.33%) Palo Alto
5 9 (37.50%) Akamai
5 9 (37.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
8 5 (20.83%) High Availability
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) WAN
10 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 3 (12.50%) People Management
10 3 (12.50%) Wireless
10 3 (12.50%) LAN
10 3 (12.50%) MPLS
10 3 (12.50%) BGP
11 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
11 2 (8.33%) CCNP
11 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
11 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (8.33%) Windows
11 2 (8.33%) ITIL
11 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
11 2 (8.33%) DHCP
11 2 (8.33%) DNS

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 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Akamai
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) VPN
3 15 (62.50%) IPsec
4 9 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 9 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (16.67%) WAN
6 3 (12.50%) BGP
6 3 (12.50%) LAN
6 3 (12.50%) MPLS
6 3 (12.50%) Wireless
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (8.33%) DHCP
7 2 (8.33%) DNS
7 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.17%) DWDM
8 1 (4.17%) Network Security
8 1 (4.17%) OSPF
8 1 (4.17%) SAN
8 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
1 10 (41.67%) Team Leader
2 8 (33.33%) Network Team Leader
3 7 (29.17%) Lead Network Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Network Integration Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.17%) ICT Technician
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.17%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 5 (20.83%) High Availability
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) People Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Network Design
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNP
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCDA
2 1 (4.17%) CCIE
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Cisco
2 15 (62.50%) F5
3 14 (58.33%) Palo Alto
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) BT