Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 23 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 59 53
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 5 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.88% 0.19% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.27% 1.35% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Leicestershire median daily rate £125 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -66.67% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £105 £338 £189
90th Percentile £150 £413 £285
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £240 £275
% change year-on-year +25.00% -12.73% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - £22.50
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 117 74 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 20.53% 13.70% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 50 33
Leicestershire median daily rate £280 £286 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.18% +4.09% -21.43%
10th Percentile £153 £81 £153
90th Percentile £375 £413 £448
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -12.67% +7.14% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 9
Leicestershire median hourly rate £11.18 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.90% +6.90% -27.50%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.69 £11.88
90th Percentile £31.25 £39.13 £26.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +16.67% -21.05%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Leicestershire

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Leicestershire

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Leicestershire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Leicester -4 3 £150 -60.00%
VLAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Broadband
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Meraki

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Broadband
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) HSRP
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Aruba
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Meraki
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) VMware