The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 19 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing LAN 18 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.45% 6.91% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.13% 18.48% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
Median daily rate £315 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +20.00%
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
64 92 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.94% 37.40% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 34
Median daily rate £315 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £488 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 1
Median hourly rate £32.00 £39.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +56.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £23.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+32.63% +25.00%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

LAN Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for LAN.

1 20 (66.67%) WAN
1 20 (66.67%) Firewall
2 16 (53.33%) Cisco
3 13 (43.33%) Windows
4 12 (40.00%) VPN
5 10 (33.33%) Network Security
5 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (30.00%) Network Design
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 9 (30.00%) VMware
7 8 (26.67%) SQL
7 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 7 (23.33%) CCSE
8 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (23.33%) CCSA
9 6 (20.00%) Change Management
9 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 6 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
9 6 (20.00%) CCNP
9 6 (20.00%) Degree
9 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (20.00%) F5
10 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (16.67%) CCNA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) Firewall
1 20 (66.67%) WAN
2 12 (40.00%) VPN
3 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (16.67%) SSL
4 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
5 4 (13.33%) MPLS
6 3 (10.00%) BGP
6 3 (10.00%) DWDM
7 2 (6.67%) ADSL
7 2 (6.67%) DSL
7 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.67%) Internet
7 2 (6.67%) IPsec
7 2 (6.67%) OSPF
7 2 (6.67%) RIP
7 2 (6.67%) SDH
7 2 (6.67%) xDSL
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) VMware Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Check Point Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Network Design
2 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (13.33%) Data Entry
3 4 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Ticket Management
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Network Management
5 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Presales
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) CCSA
2 7 (23.33%) CCSE
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (20.00%) CCNP
3 6 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (6.67%) CCDP
6 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.33%) CCIE
6 1 (3.33%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) F5
4 4 (13.33%) Juniper
5 3 (10.00%) Ciena
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.33%) Tandberg
6 1 (3.33%) Tellabs