The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 18 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing LAN 13 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.46% 1.28% 9.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.06% 5.26% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
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£463 £375 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +127.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £309
% change year-on-year
+8.58% +3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £39.00 £27.88 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.91% +39.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
LAN
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 57 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.25% 24.36% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 15
Average daily rate £400 £300 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +81.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £27.88 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.91% +61.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 19 (76.00%) WAN
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco
3 12 (48.00%) VPN
4 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (36.00%) Migration
6 8 (32.00%) Internet
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (28.00%) Juniper
7 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
7 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
7 7 (28.00%) CCNP
7 7 (28.00%) CCNA
7 7 (28.00%) Windows
7 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (24.00%) BC Cleared
8 6 (24.00%) CCSA
8 6 (24.00%) CCSE
8 6 (24.00%) Network Design
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (24.00%) xDSL
8 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
8 6 (24.00%) ADSL
8 6 (24.00%) RIP
8 6 (24.00%) SSL
8 6 (24.00%) Firewall
8 6 (24.00%) Check Point Certification
8 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (24.00%) MPLS
8 6 (24.00%) OSPF

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) WAN
2 12 (48.00%) VPN
3 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (32.00%) Internet
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (24.00%) xDSL
5 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
5 6 (24.00%) ADSL
5 6 (24.00%) RIP
5 6 (24.00%) SSL
5 6 (24.00%) Firewall
5 6 (24.00%) MPLS
5 6 (24.00%) OSPF
5 6 (24.00%) BGP
5 6 (24.00%) DSL
5 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
6 5 (20.00%) Frame Relay
6 5 (20.00%) ATM
6 5 (20.00%) SDH
7 3 (12.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.00%) DB2
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) IP Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Network Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) APPC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) iPad
1 2 (8.00%) iSeries
1 2 (8.00%) iPhone
1 2 (8.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) i5/OS
4 2 (8.00%) OS/400
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Migration
2 6 (24.00%) Network Design
3 3 (12.00%) Operations Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) People Management
5 1 (4.00%) eTOM
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
1 2 (8.00%) COBOL
1 2 (8.00%) RPG
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (28.00%) CCNP
1 7 (28.00%) CCNA
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) BC Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) CCSA
2 6 (24.00%) CCSE
2 6 (24.00%) Check Point Certification
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) IBM Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CCDA
5 1 (4.00%) CCDP
5 1 (4.00%) CCIP
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (12.00%) HP SIM
1 3 (12.00%) vMotion
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Juniper
3 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.00%) IBM
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) HP
6 3 (12.00%) VMware
6 3 (12.00%) Dell
7 2 (8.00%) Apple
7 2 (8.00%) NetIQ
8 1 (4.00%) Nortel
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