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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 24 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing LAN 7 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.88% 3.42% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.61% 21.95% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Median daily rate £350 £310 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +13.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £7.88 £39.00 £26.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.80% +46.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -11.82%

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
66 41 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 27.16% 15.59% 31.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 35
Median daily rate £350 £301 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.18% -10.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £135 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £39.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.23% -1.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 13 (76.47%) VPN
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Network Design
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) CCSE
3 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
4 8 (47.06%) WAN
4 8 (47.06%) Degree
5 7 (41.18%) SSL
5 7 (41.18%) Check Point Certification
5 7 (41.18%) Juniper
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (23.53%) CCNP
6 4 (23.53%) CCNA
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) xDSL
7 3 (17.65%) Network Security
7 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
7 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
7 3 (17.65%) Internet
7 3 (17.65%) MPLS
7 3 (17.65%) OSPF
7 3 (17.65%) BGP
7 3 (17.65%) DSL
7 3 (17.65%) Office 365
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
8 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared

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:

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) VPN
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (52.94%) Firewall
4 8 (47.06%) WAN
5 7 (41.18%) SSL
6 3 (17.65%) BGP
6 3 (17.65%) DSL
6 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
6 3 (17.65%) Internet
6 3 (17.65%) MPLS
6 3 (17.65%) Network Security
6 3 (17.65%) OSPF
6 3 (17.65%) xDSL
7 2 (11.76%) ADSL
7 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
7 2 (11.76%) RIP
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.88%) ATM
8 1 (5.88%) SDH
8 1 (5.88%) VoIP
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Network Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Provisioning Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Network Design
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Presales
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Ticket Management
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) CCSE
2 8 (47.06%) Degree
3 7 (41.18%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (23.53%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) CCNP
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (11.76%) CCDP
5 2 (11.76%) CCSA
5 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.88%) BC Cleared
6 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (5.88%) CCDA
6 1 (5.88%) CCIE
6 1 (5.88%) CCIP
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 7 (41.18%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.88%) Fujitsu
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Tandberg