The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for VLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VLAN over the 3 months to 27 June 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 46 45
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1  
Contract jobs citing VLAN 1 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 1.46% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 8.75% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 6
Median daily rate - £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £358 £315
% change year-on-year +9.79% +13.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £27.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year +51.35% -15.90%  

VLAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 45 80 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 13.68% 16.74% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 51 40
Median daily rate £330 £330 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.15% -19.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £29.13 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.18% +100.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £29.75 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.83 £45.00 £37.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing VLAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Gloucestershire

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Gloucestershire

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sophos
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £200 - £225 per day +
Posted: 4 days ago