Period
to 16 November 2018

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 6 months to 16 November 2018 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.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 108 103
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5 +2
Contract jobs citing VLAN 7 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.33% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 2.61% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Bristol median daily rate £400 £374 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.02% +19.60% -3.85%
10th Percentile £281 £319 £297
90th Percentile £425 £423 £336
South West median daily rate £400 £313 £325
% change year-on-year +28.00% -3.85% -27.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bristol median hourly rate - - £42.50
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% -

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 291 307 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.75% 15.56% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 194 174
Bristol median daily rate £375 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +1.47% -9.33%
10th Percentile £217 £168 £202
90th Percentile £475 £538 £550
South West median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +6.16% +4.29% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 22
Bristol median hourly rate £39.78 £28.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.05% +14.29% +10.11%
10th Percentile £16.83 £12.30 £11.30
90th Percentile £173.63 £38.95 £45.10
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +30.77% +8.33% -23.57%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing VLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Bristol

VLAN
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

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Bristol over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VLAN in Bristol

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) OSPF
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Ethernet
2 5 (71.43%) ADSL
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) VDSL
2 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) HSRP
3 4 (57.14%) MOS
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) IPv6
6 1 (14.29%) CCNP
6 1 (14.29%) SNMP
6 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Law
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server

VLAN
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) ADSL
2 5 (71.43%) Ethernet
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) MPLS
2 5 (71.43%) VDSL
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) HSRP
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) IPv6
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
5 1 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) LAN Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Network Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) WAN Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MOS
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco