The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 24 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)
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 25
Contract jobs citing VLAN 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford - 1.11% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.00% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £300
% change year-on-year +9.72% +20.00%  
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 Guildford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 20 25 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 20.00% 27.78% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 24
Median daily rate £500 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +84.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Guildford region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Server Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISA
1 1 (50.00%) CISM
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint