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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 23 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing LAN 4 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.21% 4.64% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 19.30% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Median daily rate £313 £344 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
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
26 57 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 14.36% 24.05% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 14
Median daily rate £313 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £558 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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 29 August 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 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (38.46%) Juniper
4 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) WLAN
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (15.38%) High Availability
7 2 (15.38%) Office 365
7 2 (15.38%) Proofpoint
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (15.38%) Retail
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) CCIE
7 2 (15.38%) CCNP
7 2 (15.38%) SLA
7 2 (15.38%) CWNA

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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) WLAN
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) Intranet
4 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.69%) Junos
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) NGN
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Field Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) CAD
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) CWNA
5 1 (7.69%) CCDA
5 1 (7.69%) CCDP
5 1 (7.69%) CCVP
5 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIS
5 1 (7.69%) MCSE
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) VCP4
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Juniper
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Proofpoint
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Aruba
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) CommVault
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Nokia
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Verint