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 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 28 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing LAN 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.87% 0.93% 3.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 4.26% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Average daily rate
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£440 £275 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £275 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.02 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+22.12% +12.59%
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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
40 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.69% 21.86% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 15
Average daily rate £400 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £140 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -4.76%

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 7 May 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 7 May 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 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) 3GPP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) LTE
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (28.57%) Hedge funds
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Boundary Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Frameworx
4 1 (14.29%) MVNO
4 1 (14.29%) TETRA
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) RMADS
4 1 (14.29%) BPMN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) 3GPP
3 2 (28.57%) LTE
4 1 (14.29%) MVNO
4 1 (14.29%) TETRA
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) DWDM
4 1 (14.29%) GSM
4 1 (14.29%) SDH
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Chief Architect
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) OSS Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Hedge funds
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Frameworx
2 1 (14.29%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
1 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Boundary Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) BPMN
2 1 (14.29%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) BMC
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy