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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 - 405
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing L2TP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% - 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.082% - 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £49.19 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £47.83 £30.00
% change year-on-year -37.27% +59.43%  

L2TP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2430 2868 2895
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.42% 12.78% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1613 1947 1854
Median daily rate £445 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 56 85
Median hourly rate £42.00 £21.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.81% +6.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £12.85 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.80 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

L2TP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing L2TP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing L2TP in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
New Malden - 2 - -
L2TP
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) 802.11
2 4 (66.67%) 802.1X
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (50.00%) Change Control
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (50.00%) COM
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) PPP

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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) MPLS
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) 802.11
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) ICMP
3 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (50.00%) PPP
3 3 (50.00%) RIP
3 3 (50.00%) SNMP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 3 (50.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (16.67%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) FreeBSD
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Change Control
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) CCDP
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) CLAS
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) JNCIE
4 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nessus
1 3 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) BT
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Brocade
3 2 (33.33%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Arista
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) Riverbed