The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Virtual LAN (VLAN)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 55 58 55
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3  
Contract jobs citing VLAN 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.77% 0.46% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.58% 2.01% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £15.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +156.66% -50.00%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 76 149 102
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 11.76% 22.64% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 96 49
Median daily rate £300 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +134.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Wiltshire

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Wiltshire

VLAN
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

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

1 13 (100.00%) CCNA
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) Migration
3 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) OSPF
6 1 (7.69%) Remedy
6 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
6 1 (7.69%) Military
6 1 (7.69%) CCNP

VLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
1 1 (7.69%) OSPF
1 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CCNA
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) DV Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy