The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for VLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South West / Bristol
Rank 65 70 70
Rank change year-on-year +5 0  
Contract jobs citing VLAN 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.61% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 1.33% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £352 £230 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.04% -40.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £320
% change year-on-year -13.33% +17.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £15.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +156.66% -57.14%  

VLAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 155 150 117
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 18.83% 16.57% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 110 61
Median daily rate £351 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £486 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.18% +51.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £18.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £30.00 £42.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing VLAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Bristol

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VLAN in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Bristol

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Bristol over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VLAN in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Bristol

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

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

1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) FlexPod
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Network Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Author
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Author
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Writer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150.00 - £165.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago