Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 9 December 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 144 149
Rank change year-on-year -20 +5 +1
Contract jobs citing VLAN 21 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.55% 0.57% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 2.38% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 11
Hampshire median daily rate £380 £420 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.42% +16.53% -20.00%
10th Percentile £362 £255 £263
90th Percentile £431 £525 £460
South East median daily rate £380 £329 £360
% change year-on-year +15.59% -8.68% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £48.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £48.50 £26.25 -
% change year-on-year +84.76% - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 820 839 829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.41% 23.79% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 480 541
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £303 £212 £250
90th Percentile £575 £501 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 49 51
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -20.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £44.20 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £22.63 £16.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.07% -33.00% +5.26%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Hampshire

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Hampshire

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Hampshire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Winchester +7 9 £380 +26.67% 1
Basingstoke -2 4 - - 1
Southampton - 3 £375 - 2
Portsmouth -25 1 £475 +5.56% 1
Fareham - 1 £422 - 1
Havant - 1 - -
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 15 (71.43%) VMware
2 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) DNS
2 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 12 (57.14%) DHCP
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
5 11 (52.38%) SCCM
5 11 (52.38%) Cisco
5 11 (52.38%) Citrix
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
6 9 (42.86%) Skype
6 9 (42.86%) CCA
6 9 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
6 9 (42.86%) Thin Client
6 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
6 9 (42.86%) PKI
6 9 (42.86%) XenApp
6 9 (42.86%) Fat Client
6 9 (42.86%) Skype for Business
6 9 (42.86%) XenDesktop
6 9 (42.86%) DFS Replication
7 8 (38.10%) Migration
7 8 (38.10%) LAN
7 8 (38.10%) ITIL
7 8 (38.10%) SAN

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 9 (42.86%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
1 7 (33.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) DNS
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) DHCP
3 9 (42.86%) Skype
4 8 (38.10%) LAN
4 8 (38.10%) SAN
5 7 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (33.33%) iSCSI
5 7 (33.33%) NetScaler
6 5 (23.81%) VPN
7 4 (19.05%) BGP
7 4 (19.05%) OSPF
7 4 (19.05%) WAN
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (14.29%) SNMP
8 3 (14.29%) SSL
8 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 2 (9.52%) HTTP
9 2 (9.52%) MPLS
9 2 (9.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) TestPartner
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Network Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Server Migration Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 9 (42.86%) PKI
1 9 (42.86%) Thin Client
2 7 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) Check Point GAiA
7 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
1 8 (38.10%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 7 (33.33%) High Availability
3 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design
4 2 (9.52%) Network Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Document Management
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) CCA
1 9 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) CCNP
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) JNCIS
4 2 (9.52%) MCSE
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CCDP
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (42.86%) DFS Replication
3 9 (42.86%) XenApp
3 9 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (33.33%) XenServer
5 2 (9.52%) vSphere
6 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) SCCM
2 7 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (9.52%) SCOM
4 1 (4.76%) OpenView
4 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) Citrix
4 7 (33.33%) Dell
5 4 (19.05%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) F5
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.76%) Aruba
7 1 (4.76%) Brocade
7 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.76%) Infoblox
7 1 (4.76%) McAfee
7 1 (4.76%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.76%) Sophos