Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 104 108
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.41% 0.41% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 2.88% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Bristol median daily rate £374 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.60% -3.85% -
10th Percentile £319 £297 £313
90th Percentile £423 £336 £338
South West median daily rate £313 £325 £450
% change year-on-year -3.85% -27.78% +71.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £42.50 -
South West median hourly rate - £41.75 -

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 312 243 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.86% 14.36% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 168 113
Bristol median daily rate £350 £336 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.09% -10.33% -
10th Percentile £178 £200 £242
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
South West median daily rate £370 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +5.71% -3.78% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 15
Bristol median hourly rate £28.00 £31.75 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.81% +17.59% +80.00%
10th Percentile £12.30 £17.10 £12.50
90th Percentile £38.95 £45.38 £83.00
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £33.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year -4.55% -16.72% +76.11%

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 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 21 November 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) CISM
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (75.00%) Security+ Certification
3 6 (75.00%) CISSP
3 6 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 6 (75.00%) SIEM
3 6 (75.00%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (75.00%) Data Analytics
3 6 (75.00%) Analytics
3 6 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (75.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) DNS

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) iPlanet
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) Extranet
4 1 (12.50%) FCoE
4 1 (12.50%) Intranet
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) Skype
4 1 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Core Network Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Data Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Network Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) HPUX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (75.00%) Data Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (75.00%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) C-shell
1 1 (12.50%) Korn
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISM
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
1 6 (75.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Samba
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Veritas
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Opsware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) PlateSpin
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Sun