The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 22 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing LAN 15 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.36% 0.78% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% 8.11% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Median daily rate £519 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £345 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £415 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £304
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +5.71%
LAN
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.99% 9.56% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 24
Median daily rate £425 £313 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £473 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+37.04% +7.62%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +6 3 £450 +5.88% 3
Bedford +5 2 - - 1
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 18 (94.74%) WAN
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (42.11%) CCNA
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) VoIP
5 6 (31.58%) Citrix
5 6 (31.58%) OSPF
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Firewall
5 6 (31.58%) VLAN
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 4 (21.05%) CCNP
7 4 (21.05%) High Availability
7 4 (21.05%) Local Government
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
8 3 (15.79%) Sourcefire
8 3 (15.79%) Network Security
8 3 (15.79%) F5
8 3 (15.79%) IaaS
8 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
8 3 (15.79%) 802.1X
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) WAN
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) OSPF
2 6 (31.58%) VLAN
2 6 (31.58%) VoIP
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (21.05%) DNS
5 3 (15.79%) BGP
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) 802.11
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
6 2 (10.53%) Internet
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.53%) VRRP
6 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Local Government
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.53%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
2 4 (21.05%) High Availability
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Network Design
4 2 (10.53%) Network Management
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (5.26%) Network Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) CCDA
4 3 (15.79%) CCDP
5 1 (5.26%) CCENT
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) XenApp
1 2 (10.53%) XenServer
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
2 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (5.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) F5
3 3 (15.79%) Sourcefire
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.53%) IronPort
4 2 (10.53%) Mitel
5 1 (5.26%) hybris
5 1 (5.26%) Progress
5 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
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