Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 22 October 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 - 81
Rank change year-on-year - +81 +20
Contract jobs citing VLAN 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.42% - 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% - 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 - £550
10th Percentile £363 - £525
90th Percentile £388 - £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £298 £320
% change year-on-year +42.62% -6.88% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £13.50

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 222 278 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.44% 20.29% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 124 43
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £186 £216
90th Percentile £487 £482 £570
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 55 28
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.59% +21.15%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.45 £27.63
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.65 £77.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year -35.00% -32.89% +20.16%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Cambridgeshire

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Cambridgeshire

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Cambridgeshire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Cambridge - 3 - - 4
Peterborough - 2 £375 - 1
VLAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Vagrant

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Junos
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) OpenFlow
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) Unicast
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Salt
1 1 (20.00%) Terraform
1 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Aruba
3 1 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat