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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 35 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing LAN 3 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.28% 7.53% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 24.66% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£165 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £353 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +12.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £19.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+14.88% +21.53%
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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
36 73 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 15.38% 30.54% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 7
Average daily rate £340 £400 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +81.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 10
Average hourly rate £11.35 £175.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.51% +407.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
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 25 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) LAMP
4 3 (50.00%) SLA
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Hedge funds
4 3 (50.00%) Verint
4 3 (50.00%) RightFax
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) Lync
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (16.67%) CCNP
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (16.67%) MGCP
6 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (16.67%) H.323

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Lync
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) MGCP
3 1 (16.67%) H.323
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Hedge funds
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Verint
1 3 (50.00%) RightFax
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft