Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 133 140
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 +23
Contract jobs citing VLAN 47 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.26% 0.78% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.23% 3.28% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 17
Hampshire median daily rate £364 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -8.82% +34.92%
10th Percentile £298 £242 £185
90th Percentile £475 £438 £663
South East median daily rate £352 £391 £388
% change year-on-year -10.16% +0.97% +23.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £23.75 - -

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 754 854 1,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.24% 23.81% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 535 651
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% -1.96%
10th Percentile £195 £269 £269
90th Percentile £538 £513 £525
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +4.38% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 66 70
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.25 £20.00 £38.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.26% -47.75% +9.36%
10th Percentile £12.23 £10.95 £20.63
90th Percentile £46.23 £40.25 £49.51
South East median hourly rate £25.50 £17.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% -46.88% +0.38%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 June 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
Basingstoke -1 15 £295 -8.39% 1
Winchester +4 10 £375 -6.25% 1
Fareham - 4 - -
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 41 (87.23%) Firewall
2 29 (61.70%) Security Cleared
3 28 (59.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (59.57%) VMware
4 27 (57.45%) Cisco
4 27 (57.45%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (57.45%) Juniper
5 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
5 25 (53.19%) OSPF
5 25 (53.19%) BGP
5 25 (53.19%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (51.06%) VPN
7 23 (48.94%) DNS
8 22 (46.81%) DHCP
9 21 (44.68%) CCNP
10 20 (42.55%) CCDP
10 20 (42.55%) Migration
10 20 (42.55%) JNCIS
11 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared
12 17 (36.17%) DV Cleared
13 16 (34.04%) LAN
14 15 (31.91%) Windows
14 15 (31.91%) Brocade
14 15 (31.91%) VMware NSX
15 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
15 13 (27.66%) XenApp
15 13 (27.66%) XenDesktop
15 13 (27.66%) Citrix
16 12 (25.53%) XenServer
16 12 (25.53%) Hyper-V

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 (19.15%) Skype for Business
2 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Azure Active Directory
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (17.02%) Office 365
1 8 (17.02%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (87.23%) Firewall
2 25 (53.19%) BGP
2 25 (53.19%) Cisco ASA
2 25 (53.19%) OSPF
3 24 (51.06%) VPN
4 23 (48.94%) DNS
5 22 (46.81%) DHCP
6 16 (34.04%) LAN
7 12 (25.53%) NetScaler
8 11 (23.40%) WAN
9 10 (21.28%) DAB
9 10 (21.28%) Wireless
10 9 (19.15%) Skype
11 8 (17.02%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (17.02%) iSCSI
11 8 (17.02%) SAN
12 5 (10.64%) Software-Defined Networking
13 4 (8.51%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (6.38%) Junos
14 3 (6.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Architect
2 18 (38.30%) Network Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Design Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) IT Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Smart Metering Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Test Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) IP Network Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) XML
1 3 (6.38%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) PKI
2 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
3 9 (19.15%) Fat Client
3 9 (19.15%) Thin Client
4 8 (17.02%) Clustering
5 4 (8.51%) Smart Meter
6 3 (6.38%) DataPower
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
3 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) Windows NT
5 3 (6.38%) Unix
6 2 (4.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Migration
2 12 (25.53%) Network Management
3 10 (21.28%) ITIL
4 9 (19.15%) High Availability
5 8 (17.02%) Application Packaging
5 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (14.89%) Network Design
7 5 (10.64%) Network Virtualisation
7 5 (10.64%) Project Management
8 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.51%) DevOps
8 4 (8.51%) Disk Encryption
8 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.38%) V-Model
9 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.26%) Case Management
10 2 (4.26%) Defect Management
10 2 (4.26%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
1 9 (19.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) Security Cleared
2 27 (57.45%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (44.68%) CCNP
4 20 (42.55%) CCDP
4 20 (42.55%) JNCIS
5 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared
6 17 (36.17%) DV Cleared
7 9 (19.15%) CCA
7 9 (19.15%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (4.26%) CCIE
8 2 (4.26%) CCNA
8 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
8 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 28 (59.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
3 15 (31.91%) VMware NSX
4 13 (27.66%) XenApp
4 13 (27.66%) XenDesktop
5 12 (25.53%) Hyper-V
5 12 (25.53%) XenServer
6 9 (19.15%) DFS Replication
6 9 (19.15%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (17.02%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (8.51%) BitLocker
8 4 (8.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (8.51%) VirtualBox
9 3 (6.38%) Snort
10 2 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) SCCM
2 8 (17.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (8.51%) Backup Exec
3 4 (8.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (6.38%) Netcool
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) VMware
2 27 (57.45%) Cisco
2 27 (57.45%) Juniper
3 15 (31.91%) Brocade
4 13 (27.66%) Citrix
5 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
6 8 (17.02%) Dell
7 4 (8.51%) Acronis
7 4 (8.51%) Kaspersky
7 4 (8.51%) McAfee
7 4 (8.51%) Sophos
7 4 (8.51%) Symantec
7 4 (8.51%) Veeam
8 3 (6.38%) Oracle