The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for VLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VLAN 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.

Virtual LAN (VLAN)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 54 35
Contract jobs citing VLAN 0 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire - 0.18% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.94% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £233 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £378 £313
% change year-on-year -13.90% +20.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £15.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year +152.45% -56.42%  

VLAN 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 35 34 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 8.79% 6.05% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 19
Median daily rate £350 £288 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.73% -10.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £446 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.86% -3.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Nottinghamshire

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Nottinghamshire

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Gentoo
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (50.00%) QNX
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Support
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Gentoo
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
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%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) QNX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware