Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 19 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 > Surrey
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 123 133
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10 +1
Contract jobs citing VLAN 7 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.26% 0.26% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 1.32% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 6
Surrey median daily rate £405 £613 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.88% +113.04% -17.86%
10th Percentile £146 £251 £238
90th Percentile £535 £634 £456
South East median daily rate £315 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey 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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 419 453 455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.32% 19.49% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 277 265
Surrey median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +0.69%
10th Percentile £163 £169 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 34 24
Surrey median hourly rate £15.23 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.93% +153.97% -11.27%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.63 £11.24
90th Percentile £24.25 £42.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.67
% change year-on-year -31.37% +12.51% +25.92%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Surrey

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Surrey

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VLAN in Surrey

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Surrey

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 19 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
Guildford - 4 £276 -
Staines +7 2 £383 -38.18%
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SMTP
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) Linux

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) SMTP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) DMZ
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Handset
1 1 (14.29%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Network Segmentation
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat