Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 196 166
Rank change year-on-year +38 -30 +50
Contract jobs citing VLAN 12 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.18% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.49% 1.41% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 10
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 - £349
10th Percentile £218 - £178
90th Percentile £392 - £430
England median daily rate £363 £389 £360
% change year-on-year -6.75% +7.99% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% - +61.29%
England median hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +67.98% +0.01% -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 482 640 632
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.92% 12.74% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 419 350
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.07% +4.25% -
10th Percentile £192 £239 £197
90th Percentile £575 £575 £528
England median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 33
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.72% +1.43%
10th Percentile £14.50 £12.70 £10.15
90th Percentile £42.50 £31.95 £33.83
England median hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £18.18
% change year-on-year +25.60% +10.01% -27.28%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +31 7 £340 - 7
North Yorkshire - 3 £235 - 2
South Yorkshire -13 2 £325 - 2
VLAN
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) VPN
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) Office 365
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) Veeam
7 3 (25.00%) Azure
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (25.00%) Clustering
7 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) SSL
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Azure
3 2 (16.67%) AWS
3 2 (16.67%) Mimecast
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (8.33%) Route 53
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) ADSL
5 2 (16.67%) PBX
5 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (8.33%) HSRP
6 1 (8.33%) IPsec
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP
6 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Administrator
1 2 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Technician
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Senior VMWare Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Administration Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Handset
2 2 (16.67%) IVR
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) CESG
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (8.33%) AIX
6 1 (8.33%) CentOS
6 1 (8.33%) Debian
6 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Preventative Maintenance
2 2 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (16.67%) Server Hardening
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) Software Distribution
2 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) KVM
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) vMotion
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Sophos
4 3 (25.00%) Veeam
5 2 (16.67%) Asigra
5 2 (16.67%) Avaya
5 2 (16.67%) Forcepoint
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) Verint
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL