The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 31 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing LAN 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.99% 2.82% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.91% 12.00% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £313 £440 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.97% +35.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £20.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+27.16% +15.71%
LAN
Hampshire

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 50 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.21% 23.47% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 28
Median daily rate £300 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £343 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £702 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for LAN.

1 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) CCNA
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) CCIE
6 3 (18.75%) WLAN
6 3 (18.75%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 3 (18.75%) OSPF
6 3 (18.75%) BGP
6 3 (18.75%) Wireless
6 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (12.50%) High Availability
7 2 (12.50%) Splunk
7 2 (12.50%) ArcSight
7 2 (12.50%) SIEM
7 2 (12.50%) Q1 Labs
7 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (12.50%) Office 365
7 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) BGP
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) OSPF
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 3 (18.75%) Wireless
2 3 (18.75%) WLAN
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) Intranet
3 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (12.50%) MPLS
3 2 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.25%) SNMP
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Network Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SIEM Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Support
4 1 (6.25%) Field Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SOC Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 2 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (12.50%) High Availability
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 2 (12.50%) Security Operations
2 2 (12.50%) SIEM
3 1 (6.25%) CAD
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) CCIE
5 2 (12.50%) CCNP
5 2 (12.50%) CWNA
5 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) CCDA
6 1 (6.25%) CCDP
6 1 (6.25%) CCVP
6 1 (6.25%) JNCIA
6 1 (6.25%) JNCIS
6 1 (6.25%) MCSE
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (6.25%) VCP4
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Juniper
3 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) ArcSight
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) LogRhythm
4 2 (12.50%) NetIQ
4 2 (12.50%) Novell
4 2 (12.50%) Proofpoint
4 2 (12.50%) Q1 Labs
4 2 (12.50%) Splunk
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
4 2 (12.50%) Tripwire
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Aruba
5 1 (6.25%) CommVault
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Verint