Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 13 November 2019 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 183 182
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1 +10
Contract jobs citing VLAN 10 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.24% 1.61% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 - £325
10th Percentile £196 - £155
90th Percentile £393 - £412
England median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% - -
England median hourly rate £42.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% +8.00% -20.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 446 621 661
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.09% 12.64% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 379 394
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.69% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £188 £254 £176
90th Percentile £550 £555 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £408
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 53 41
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.59% +10.92% +1.43%
10th Percentile £12.42 £11.90 £10.88
90th Percentile £42.10 £26.05 £35.00
England median hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +25.60% +6.95% -16.89%

VLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VLAN in Yorkshire

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VLAN in Yorkshire

VLAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing VLAN in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for VLAN in Yorkshire

VLAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VLAN in Yorkshire

VLAN
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VLAN within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +30 6 £340 - 10
South Yorkshire -10 2 £325 - 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £235 - 3
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) SSL
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) Office 365
5 3 (30.00%) Veeam
5 3 (30.00%) Azure
5 3 (30.00%) AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) Sophos
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) ITSM
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (20.00%) Debian
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) LAMP
6 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi

VLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (10.00%) Route 53
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) LAN
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) SSL
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) SSH
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (10.00%) IPsec
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) PBX
6 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) LAMP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) CESG
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) CMDB
2 1 (10.00%) Handset
2 1 (10.00%) IVR
2 1 (10.00%) LPAR
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) CentOS
4 2 (20.00%) Debian
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITSM
1 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Game Development
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Preventative Maintenance
3 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (10.00%) Server Hardening
3 1 (10.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) KVM
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Sophos
2 3 (30.00%) Veeam
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) Asigra
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Perforce
4 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (10.00%) Verint