Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 20 September 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 133 106
Rank change year-on-year +11 -27 +24
Contract jobs citing VLAN 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 1.32% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £369 £275 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.09% -3.51% -
10th Percentile £333 £143 £232
90th Percentile £409 £408 £348
South East median daily rate £375 £333 £373
% change year-on-year +12.78% -10.74% +6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 - -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 209 302 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.03% 13.43% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 141 164
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -7.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £128 £250
90th Percentile £498 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 16
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +31.03% -17.14%
10th Percentile £13.50 £15.10 £9.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £31.00 £19.50
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +27.78% -28.00% +11.11%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Buckinghamshire

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Buckinghamshire

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Buckinghamshire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +12 3 £325 -23.53% 1
High Wycombe - 1 £413 -
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (25.00%) SAML

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Data Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Security Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Packet Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper