Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 116 132
Rank change year-on-year -29 +16 -5
Contract jobs citing VLAN 9 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.31% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.15% 2.44% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Surrey median daily rate £373 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.45% -12.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £146 £157 £263
90th Percentile £526 £388 £489
South East median daily rate £350 £395 £350
% change year-on-year -11.39% +12.86% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £160.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £93.13 - £43.31

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 419 409 558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 14.35% 19.62% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 207 324
Surrey median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.20% -2.60% +14.07%
10th Percentile £124 £159 £204
90th Percentile £603 £550 £563
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 46
Surrey median hourly rate £15.50 £27.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.64% -4.35% +43.75%
10th Percentile £11.83 £11.10 £11.81
90th Percentile £43.75 £41.80 £51.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% -42.86% +62.19%

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 24 February 2018.

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 24 February 2018. 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 +9 5 £340 - 2
Staines -12 2 £475 -
Reigate -42 1 - - 1
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) SLA
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) MCP
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) MCSA
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) C

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 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) Skype
4 1 (11.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Support
3 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Handset
1 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Process Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat