Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 21 November 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)
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 127 160
Rank change year-on-year -7 +33 -40
Contract jobs citing VLAN 3 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.13% 0.69% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 4.80% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Leeds median daily rate - £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% +9.09%
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £400 £300
% change year-on-year - +33.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 255 375 433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.27% 14.43% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 224 289
Leeds median daily rate £425 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.92% +7.00% +11.52%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £263
90th Percentile £556 £550 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 10
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -36.47% -5.56%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.20 £11.10
90th Percentile £31.70 £21.93 £53.55
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year +5.19% -12.08% -16.13%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Leeds

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Leeds

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DMVPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP