Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 162 206
Rank change year-on-year -30 +44 0
Contract jobs citing VLAN 9 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.41% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.44% 2.71% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 6
Yorkshire median daily rate - £349 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.36% +27.27%
England median daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +7.64% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +61.29% +14.81%
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.01% +11.11% -

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 624 627 763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.46% 15.13% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 349 480
Yorkshire median daily rate £417 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £243 £197 £250
90th Percentile £562 £529 £550
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 32 40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.81 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.38% +1.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £12.70 £10.09 £10.20
90th Percentile £25.85 £34.41 £47.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.18 £23.00
% change year-on-year +10.01% -20.96% +15.00%

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 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 25 September 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
West Yorkshire -24 8 - - 8
South Yorkshire -8 1 - - 3
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VLAN.

1 9 (100.00%) Aruba
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) X-Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
5 1 (11.11%) MariaDB
5 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) NETGEAR
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) IPsec
5 1 (11.11%) Automotive
5 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (11.11%) MCTS

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MariaDB
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Junior
1 4 (44.44%) Junior Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Aruba
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
3 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
3 1 (11.11%) NETGEAR
3 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL