The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 3 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LAN 16 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 30.77% - 9.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 84.21% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £390 - £113
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -15.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 36.54% 3.85% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £390 - £328
90% offered a daily rate of more than £60 - £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LAN across the Aberdeen region.

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Aberdeen region.

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

LAN
Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

LAN Hourly Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LAN 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for LAN.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) WAN
3 18 (81.82%) TCP/IP
4 17 (77.27%) MS Visio
4 17 (77.27%) QMS
5 15 (68.18%) Release Management
5 15 (68.18%) CMDB
5 15 (68.18%) Problem Management
5 15 (68.18%) Wireless
5 15 (68.18%) ITIL
5 15 (68.18%) Configuration Management
5 15 (68.18%) Project Management
6 14 (63.64%) OSPF
6 14 (63.64%) Finance
6 14 (63.64%) Network Design
6 14 (63.64%) Cisco IOS
7 13 (59.09%) BGP
7 13 (59.09%) MPLS
7 13 (59.09%) Multicast
7 13 (59.09%) CatOS
8 10 (45.45%) Siemens
8 10 (45.45%) Quality Management
8 10 (45.45%) C
8 10 (45.45%) BT
9 8 (36.36%) HP
10 7 (31.82%) Firewall
11 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (27.27%) VPN
12 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
12 5 (22.73%) Juniper

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 17 (77.27%) MS Visio
2 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) WAN
2 18 (81.82%) TCP/IP
3 15 (68.18%) Wireless
4 14 (63.64%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (63.64%) OSPF
5 13 (59.09%) BGP
5 13 (59.09%) MPLS
5 13 (59.09%) Multicast
6 7 (31.82%) Firewall
7 6 (27.27%) VPN
8 5 (22.73%) Network Security
9 4 (18.18%) NetScreen
10 2 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
10 2 (9.09%) VLAN
10 2 (9.09%) VoIP
10 2 (9.09%) WLAN
11 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (4.55%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (4.55%) HSRP
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Security Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Network Support
4 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Project Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) QMS
2 15 (68.18%) Configuration Management
2 15 (68.18%) ITIL
2 15 (68.18%) Problem Management
2 15 (68.18%) Project Management
2 15 (68.18%) Release Management
3 14 (63.64%) Network Design
4 10 (45.45%) Quality Management
5 4 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (18.18%) Fault Management
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) CCNP
2 3 (13.64%) CCSP
2 3 (13.64%) CISSP
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) CCIE
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) BT
2 10 (45.45%) Siemens
3 8 (36.36%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.55%) VMware