The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 51 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing LAN 35 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.68% 2.10% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.02% 14.71% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.41% +28.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £157 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £553 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £324 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.94% +3.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.28 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.48% +26.75%
LAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
233 170 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.87% 14.30% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 59 44
Average daily rate £381 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 10
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.13 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.90% +12.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.50 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.90 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

LAN Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +4 27 £375 -6.25% 6
Aylesbury - 5 - -
High Wycombe -4 1 - - 4
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 69 (94.52%) WAN
2 44 (60.27%) Cisco
3 29 (39.73%) Firewall
4 28 (38.36%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (35.62%) Windows
6 23 (31.51%) ITIL
7 21 (28.77%) CCNA
8 20 (27.40%) Wireless
9 19 (26.03%) CCNP
10 18 (24.66%) WLAN
10 18 (24.66%) TCP/IP
10 18 (24.66%) F5
11 17 (23.29%) MPLS
12 16 (21.92%) VPN
13 15 (20.55%) Telecoms
14 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
14 14 (19.18%) Network Monitoring
14 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
15 13 (17.81%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (17.81%) Ethernet
15 13 (17.81%) OSPF
16 12 (16.44%) BGP
16 12 (16.44%) VMware
16 12 (16.44%) Active Directory
16 12 (16.44%) Juniper
16 12 (16.44%) DNS
16 12 (16.44%) VoIP
16 12 (16.44%) Cisco Nexus
17 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (15.07%) Microsoft

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (4.11%) IIS
1 3 (4.11%) Apache
1 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
1 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.74%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Visio
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) SaaS
2 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) IaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 69 (94.52%) WAN
2 29 (39.73%) Firewall
3 20 (27.40%) Wireless
4 18 (24.66%) WLAN
4 18 (24.66%) TCP/IP
5 17 (23.29%) MPLS
6 16 (21.92%) VPN
7 13 (17.81%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (17.81%) Ethernet
7 13 (17.81%) OSPF
8 12 (16.44%) BGP
8 12 (16.44%) DNS
8 12 (16.44%) VoIP
8 12 (16.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (13.70%) VRRP
9 10 (13.70%) Internet
9 10 (13.70%) ADSL
9 10 (13.70%) HSRP
10 9 (12.33%) SSL
10 9 (12.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (20.55%) Telecoms
2 10 (13.70%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.37%) Military
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Network Engineer
2 20 (27.40%) Analyst
3 13 (17.81%) Architect
4 12 (16.44%) Network Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.59%) Network Support
7 6 (8.22%) Network Support Analyst
7 6 (8.22%) Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Data Network Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Network Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Security Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Technical Design Authority
10 3 (4.11%) Network Specialist
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) CSS
1 3 (4.11%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.96%) e-Health
3 7 (9.59%) PKI
4 3 (4.11%) CMDB
5 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.74%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.37%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.37%) FMCG
6 1 (1.37%) NHS
6 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.37%) Handset
6 1 (1.37%) VLE
6 1 (1.37%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) Windows
2 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.85%) UNIX
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) ITIL
2 14 (19.18%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (15.07%) Migration
4 10 (13.70%) Load Balancing
5 7 (9.59%) Network Management
5 7 (9.59%) Change Management
6 6 (8.22%) Validation
6 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.85%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.48%) Project Management
8 4 (5.48%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.48%) Network Design
9 3 (4.11%) Capacity Management
9 3 (4.11%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.74%) Service Management
10 2 (2.74%) Information Security
10 2 (2.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.48%) SQL
2 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.11%) Python
2 3 (4.11%) Perl
2 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (38.36%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (28.77%) CCNA
3 19 (26.03%) CCNP
4 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
5 9 (12.33%) DV Cleared
6 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
6 7 (9.59%) CCDP
6 7 (9.59%) CCIE
7 6 (8.22%) CCIP
8 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (5.48%) MCSE
9 3 (4.11%) CCSE
10 2 (2.74%) CCSA
10 2 (2.74%) Degree
10 2 (2.74%) MCITP
10 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.37%) ISSAP
11 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.37%) CISSP
11 1 (1.37%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.37%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.37%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (16.44%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.59%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.48%) Snort
5 3 (4.11%) XenApp
5 3 (4.11%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.11%) vSphere
5 3 (4.11%) HDFS
6 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (4.11%) Zenoss
2 3 (4.11%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (4.11%) Nagios
3 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
4 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (60.27%) Cisco
2 18 (24.66%) F5
3 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
4 12 (16.44%) VMware
4 12 (16.44%) Juniper
5 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
6 8 (10.96%) Citrix
6 8 (10.96%) CA
6 8 (10.96%) Blue Coat
7 6 (8.22%) Sourcefire
8 4 (5.48%) EMC
8 4 (5.48%) NetApp
9 3 (4.11%) Splunk
9 3 (4.11%) Oracle
9 3 (4.11%) Nokia
9 3 (4.11%) AppSense
10 2 (2.74%) Symantec
10 2 (2.74%) Remedy
10 2 (2.74%) Lotus
10 2 (2.74%) IronPort
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