Period
to 23 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 February 2019 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 132 98
Contract jobs citing VLAN 0 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.31% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.27% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
Edinburgh median daily rate - £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.00% -
Scotland median daily rate £363 £330 £300
% change year-on-year +9.85% +10.00% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 237 275 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.38% 9.36% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 152 116
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £190 £200 £198
90th Percentile £575 £588 £519
Scotland median daily rate £400 £368 £340
% change year-on-year +8.84% +8.09% -6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.25 £16.68 £52.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% -67.92% +103.92%
10th Percentile £15.04 £15.80 £14.28
90th Percentile £32.28 £17.41 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £17.25 £17.18 £21.00
% change year-on-year +0.41% -18.19% -1.18%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Edinburgh

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Edinburgh