Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for L2TP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited L2TP over the 6 months to 22 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.

Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 636 602 604
Rank change year-on-year -34 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing L2TP 3 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.013% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.055% 0.096% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 8
London median daily rate £220 £351 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.23% -9.55% -19.48%
10th Percentile £204 £320 £325
90th Percentile £360 £374 £450
England median daily rate £395 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +21.54% -10.34% -19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £49.19 -
England median hourly rate £44.50 £48.00 £47.83
% change year-on-year -7.29% +0.36% -

L2TP 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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5446 6281 5810
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.55% 13.89% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3652 4102 3843
London median daily rate £450 £450 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +6.01% +6.00%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £219
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 143 174
London median hourly rate £19.84 £19.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.39% +0.80% +1.89%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.53 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.25 £50.00 £44.63
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.59 £20.55
% change year-on-year -20.73% +14.79% +2.75%

L2TP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing L2TP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for L2TP in London

L2TP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing L2TP in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for L2TP in London

L2TP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing L2TP in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for L2TP in London

L2TP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP within the London region over the 6 months to 22 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
West London -3 1 £220 -42.11%
L2TP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing L2TP 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 London region with a requirement for L2TP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) Broadband
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP

L2TP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (66.67%) ADSL
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) Broadband
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) 4G
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Deployment Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) CA