Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 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)
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 39 38
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1 -
Contract jobs citing VLAN 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.77% 0.56% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 3.13% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Middlesex median daily rate £325 £500 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +47.06% -
10th Percentile £313 £410 £316
90th Percentile £338 £500 £372
South East median daily rate £315 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £26.25 - £38.31

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 Middlesex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 30 64 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 11.58% 18.03% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 46 17
Middlesex median daily rate £358 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% -4.41% +13.33%
10th Percentile £204 £309 £310
90th Percentile £567 £526 £570
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Middlesex median hourly rate - £27.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +89.66% -
South East median hourly rate £17.49 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.41% +11.70% +26.83%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Middlesex

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Middlesex

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Presales

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto