Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 - 67
Rank change year-on-year - +67 -8
Contract jobs citing VLAN 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.13% - 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% - 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Coventry median daily rate £105 - £338
10th Percentile £103 - £276
90th Percentile £108 - £389
West Midlands median daily rate £415 £300 £388
% change year-on-year +38.33% -22.58% +84.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Coventry with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 75 87 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 10.05% 8.24% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 62 41
Coventry median daily rate £300 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.58% -3.13% +25.00%
10th Percentile £141 £229 £258
90th Percentile £492 £536 £518
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Coventry median hourly rate £14.00 £38.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.16% +223.40% -61.79%
10th Percentile £10.50 £16.15 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.50 £39.20 £20.98
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.49 £21.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.84% +21.43% -12.50%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Coventry

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Coventry

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 Coventry region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix