The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 35 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs citing LAN 39 16 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.63% 1.65% 3.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.31% 10.46% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 8 23
Median daily rate £350 £376 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +25.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £242 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £22.60
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -9.27%

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
183 153 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.71% 15.74% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 47 77
Median daily rate £425 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.62% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £14.20 £7.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £25.80 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +30 31 £350 -17.64% 3
Marlow -1 4 £303 -
Newport Pagnell - 2 £525 -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 54 (83.08%) WAN
2 51 (78.46%) Cisco
3 33 (50.77%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (47.69%) Windows
4 31 (47.69%) Firewall
5 26 (40.00%) DHCP
6 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
6 23 (35.38%) Data Centre
7 22 (33.85%) Security Cleared
7 22 (33.85%) SC Cleared
7 22 (33.85%) ITIL
8 21 (32.31%) CCNP
9 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
10 17 (26.15%) VMware
10 17 (26.15%) Windows Server
11 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (24.62%) DNS
12 14 (21.54%) CCNA
12 14 (21.54%) VLAN
13 13 (20.00%) VoIP
13 13 (20.00%) CheckPoint
14 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
14 12 (18.46%) F5
15 11 (16.92%) MPLS
16 10 (15.38%) Symantec
16 10 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
16 10 (15.38%) NetBackup

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 7 (10.77%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.23%) Apache
3 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (9.23%) IIS
3 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (83.08%) WAN
2 31 (47.69%) Firewall
3 26 (40.00%) DHCP
4 16 (24.62%) DNS
5 14 (21.54%) VLAN
6 13 (20.00%) VoIP
7 11 (16.92%) MPLS
8 10 (15.38%) Network Security
9 9 (13.85%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (12.31%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (10.77%) SAN
11 7 (10.77%) VPN
12 6 (9.23%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (9.23%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (9.23%) DMZ
12 6 (9.23%) NAS
12 6 (9.23%) Skype
12 6 (9.23%) SMTP
12 6 (9.23%) WLAN
13 5 (7.69%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.54%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
1 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Billing
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Network Engineer
2 12 (18.46%) Architect
3 11 (16.92%) Analyst
4 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Network Architect
5 8 (12.31%) Consultant
6 7 (10.77%) Network Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Active Directory Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Network Consultant
9 4 (6.15%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Security Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Voice Architect
9 4 (6.15%) Wintel Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) J2EE
2 4 (6.15%) ADO
3 1 (1.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.69%) Clustering
3 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 31 (47.69%) Windows
2 17 (26.15%) Windows Server
3 16 (24.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 6 (9.23%) Android
6 6 (9.23%) Linux
6 6 (9.23%) Unix
7 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) ITIL
2 9 (13.85%) Change Management
3 8 (12.31%) Incident Management
3 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2
4 6 (9.23%) Data Centre Operations
4 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (9.23%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (9.23%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (9.23%) TOGAF
4 6 (9.23%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 5 (7.69%) Presales
5 5 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.15%) Migration
6 4 (6.15%) Network Design
7 3 (4.62%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.62%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (50.77%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (33.85%) SC Cleared
2 22 (33.85%) Security Cleared
3 21 (32.31%) CCNP
4 14 (21.54%) CCNA
5 9 (13.85%) CCSA
6 8 (12.31%) CCIE
7 6 (9.23%) CCSE
7 6 (9.23%) MCSA
7 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (9.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.08%) CCDP
8 2 (3.08%) Degree
8 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.54%) CCDA
9 1 (1.54%) CCVP
9 1 (1.54%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (7.69%) ISA Server
4 5 (7.69%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
1 10 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 6 (9.23%) AirWatch
2 6 (9.23%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (9.23%) WSUS
3 5 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (6.15%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 51 (78.46%) Cisco
2 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
3 17 (26.15%) VMware
4 13 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 12 (18.46%) F5
6 10 (15.38%) Symantec
7 8 (12.31%) HP
8 7 (10.77%) Juniper
9 6 (9.23%) Forcepoint
9 6 (9.23%) MobileIron
9 6 (9.23%) Nokia
10 5 (7.69%) Altiris
10 5 (7.69%) Blue Coat
10 5 (7.69%) Citrix
11 4 (6.15%) Remedy
12 3 (4.62%) Aruba
12 3 (4.62%) NCR
13 2 (3.08%) Computacenter
13 2 (3.08%) Mitel
14 1 (1.54%) SAP
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