Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 27 May 2018 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 92 95
Rank change year-on-year -15 +3 +4
Contract jobs citing VLAN 8 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.51% 1.06% 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.52% 5.17% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 1
Milton Keynes median daily rate £325 £525 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.10% +162.50% -42.86%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £525 £200
% change year-on-year -28.57% +162.50% -42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 227 290 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 14.40% 20.42% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 182 103
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £411 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.41% -3.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £255 £308 £313
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £53.33 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.06% -6.06% -18.26%
10th Percentile £11.51 £15.10 £10.35
90th Percentile £55.00 £15.90 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £46.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +187.50% -3.03% -18.26%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Milton Keynes

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Milton Keynes

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) Ansible
4 4 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) OSPF
4 4 (50.00%) BGP
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Juniper
5 3 (37.50%) CCIE
5 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) Banking
7 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
7 1 (12.50%) Spanish Language
7 1 (12.50%) Workflow
7 1 (12.50%) Firewall
7 1 (12.50%) VPN

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) HTTP
6 1 (12.50%) SMTP
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Data Network Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Data Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Security Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCIE
2 3 (37.50%) CCIE Routing and Switching
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) F5
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent