The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 23 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing LAN 11 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.49% 1.99% 6.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 11.43% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £325 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -13.58%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 35 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 22.45% 17.41% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 26
Average daily rate £425 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £350 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 11 (64.71%) WAN
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Wireless
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) WLAN
6 3 (17.65%) RFID
6 3 (17.65%) Network Design
6 3 (17.65%) Boundary Protection
6 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
7 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 2 (11.76%) LTE
7 2 (11.76%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 2 (11.76%) SDH
7 2 (11.76%) 3GPP
7 2 (11.76%) DNS
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (5.88%) Juniper
8 1 (5.88%) BMC

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) WAN
2 5 (29.41%) Wireless
3 4 (23.53%) WLAN
4 3 (17.65%) RFID
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (11.76%) SDH
5 2 (11.76%) 3GPP
5 2 (11.76%) LTE
5 2 (11.76%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.88%) MVNO
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) ATM
6 1 (5.88%) GSM
6 1 (5.88%) DHCP
6 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.88%) VPN
6 1 (5.88%) TETRA
6 1 (5.88%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Chief Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) OSS Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) EPoS
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) CESG
1 1 (5.88%) RMADS
1 1 (5.88%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Network Design
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Boundary Protection
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) ITSM
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) UML
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Network Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) VBScript
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (5.88%) CCIE
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Juniper
2 1 (5.88%) BMC
2 1 (5.88%) CommVault
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy
2 1 (5.88%) VMware