The table below looks at the statistics for VLAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
Rank 131 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing VLAN 7 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 1.35% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate £418 - £233
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 - £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
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
396 370 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.58% 14.48% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 262 145
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +33.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £12.80 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £36.20 £14.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

VLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VLAN across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VLAN across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

VLAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
South Yorkshire - 4 £410 - 2
West Yorkshire -6 3 £425 - 6
VLAN
England

VLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) VPN
2 10 (58.82%) MPLS
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) LAN
3 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
4 8 (47.06%) WAN
5 6 (35.29%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (35.29%) VoIP
5 6 (35.29%) CCNA
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) Juniper
7 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (17.65%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (17.65%) F5
8 3 (17.65%) OSPF
8 3 (17.65%) BGP
8 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
8 3 (17.65%) Project Management
8 3 (17.65%) Wireless
8 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) SSL
9 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 2 (11.76%) RIP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) JBoss
1 2 (11.76%) nginx
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
1 10 (58.82%) MPLS
1 10 (58.82%) VPN
2 9 (52.94%) LAN
2 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 8 (47.06%) WAN
4 6 (35.29%) VoIP
4 6 (35.29%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (17.65%) BGP
5 3 (17.65%) EIGRP
5 3 (17.65%) OSPF
5 3 (17.65%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (17.65%) SSL
5 3 (17.65%) Wireless
6 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
6 2 (11.76%) HTTP
6 2 (11.76%) LDAP
6 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
6 2 (11.76%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (11.76%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Network Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) LAMP
2 2 (11.76%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) IVR
2 1 (5.88%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Debian
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Network Design
5 1 (5.88%) Process Management
5 1 (5.88%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.76%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CCNA
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) NFS
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 3 (17.65%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Acme Packet
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
5 1 (5.88%) Capita
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec
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