The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 25 June 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)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 117 56
Rank change year-on-year +73 -61  
Contract jobs citing VLAN 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.26% 0.14% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.16% 0.36% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £338 £238 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.10% -36.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £358 £310
% change year-on-year +10.48% +15.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £27.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year +51.35% -15.90%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 86 557 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.63% 39.59% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 348 55
Median daily rate £340 £295 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% +5.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £218 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £423 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 43 12
Median hourly rate £17.00 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.28% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £19.50 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Tyne and Wear

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Tyne and Wear

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +77 1 £338 +42.10% 2
VLAN
North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) VRRP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) VRRP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Migration Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Software Distribution
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (66.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) TippingPoint
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