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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 28 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing LAN 10 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.41% 0.47% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.39% 1.39% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.75 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -13.58%
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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
61 72 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 20.82% 33.49% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 16
Average daily rate £413 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £211 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £472 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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
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 31 August 2015.

LAN Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 16 (72.73%) WAN
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) VPN
3 8 (36.36%) Firewall
4 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
4 7 (31.82%) CCSA
4 7 (31.82%) CCSE
4 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
5 6 (27.27%) Check Point Certification
5 6 (27.27%) Juniper
5 6 (27.27%) SSL
5 6 (27.27%) Network Design
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (22.73%) CCNP
7 4 (18.18%) CCNA
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
8 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
8 3 (13.64%) Internet
8 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
9 2 (9.09%) Windows
9 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
9 2 (9.09%) RIP
9 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 2 (9.09%) CCDA
9 2 (9.09%) CCDP
9 2 (9.09%) ADSL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) WAN
2 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) VPN
3 6 (27.27%) SSL
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
4 3 (13.64%) Internet
5 2 (9.09%) MPLS
5 2 (9.09%) OSPF
5 2 (9.09%) BGP
5 2 (9.09%) DSL
5 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
5 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (9.09%) Frame Relay
5 2 (9.09%) ADSL
5 2 (9.09%) ATM
5 2 (9.09%) SDH
5 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 2 (9.09%) RIP
5 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Network Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
2 2 (9.09%) Field Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
2 2 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) IP Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) IT Support
3 1 (4.55%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Network Design
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) eTOM
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) People Management
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CCSA
1 7 (31.82%) CCSE
2 6 (27.27%) Check Point Certification
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (22.73%) CCNP
4 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) CCDA
6 2 (9.09%) CCDP
7 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) CheckPoint
3 6 (27.27%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.55%) F5