Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 20 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 85 68
Rank change year-on-year -2 -17 -3
Contract jobs citing VLAN 6 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.57% 0.16% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 1.23% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 14
West Sussex median daily rate £275 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.37% +17.93% -
10th Percentile £215 £331 £331
90th Percentile £370 £484 £453
South East median daily rate £315 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £26.25 - -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 180 163 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.21% 12.98% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 92 105
West Sussex median daily rate £403 £365 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.27% +2.82% +22.41%
10th Percentile £143 £263 £245
90th Percentile £613 £475 £475
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 14
West Sussex median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.57% +102.93% +14.98%
10th Percentile £12.75 £19.58 £12.58
90th Percentile £48.75 £44.35 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £17.49 £25.50 £22.83
% change year-on-year -31.41% +11.70% +26.83%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in West Sussex

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in West Sussex

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VLAN in West Sussex

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 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
Crawley +1 3 £350 -15.20%
Horsham - 3 £275 - 1
VLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) XenServer
3 3 (50.00%) Mimecast
3 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (50.00%) Draytek
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Mimecast
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) ISDN
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) PBX
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Telephony Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) BBC
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) VMS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Draytek
3 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) BT
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media