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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 49 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Contract jobs citing LAN 19 21 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.26% 1.75% 3.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 8.82% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 18
Median daily rate £305 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.23% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £313 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £530 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -17.24%
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
133 238 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.83% 19.80% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 80 73
Median daily rate £450 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +9.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +15 11 £300 -29.41% 6
Marlow +1 5 £305 - 1
High Wycombe +5 3 £475 +11.76% 1
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 30 (78.95%) WAN
2 27 (71.05%) Cisco
3 19 (50.00%) Firewall
4 18 (47.37%) Data Centre
5 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
7 13 (34.21%) ITIL
8 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 12 (31.58%) CCNP
8 12 (31.58%) VoIP
8 12 (31.58%) Network Security
9 11 (28.95%) MPLS
10 10 (26.32%) CCNA
10 10 (26.32%) VMware
11 9 (23.68%) Windows
11 9 (23.68%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
12 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business
12 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (21.05%) Symantec
12 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
12 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
12 8 (21.05%) NetBackup
13 7 (18.42%) DHCP
13 7 (18.42%) VPN
13 7 (18.42%) DNS
13 7 (18.42%) SAN
13 7 (18.42%) Wireless
13 7 (18.42%) F5
13 7 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus

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 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business
2 6 (15.79%) Apache
2 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 6 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (78.95%) WAN
2 19 (50.00%) Firewall
3 12 (31.58%) Network Security
3 12 (31.58%) VoIP
4 11 (28.95%) MPLS
5 9 (23.68%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (18.42%) DHCP
6 7 (18.42%) DNS
6 7 (18.42%) SAN
6 7 (18.42%) VPN
6 7 (18.42%) Wireless
7 6 (15.79%) DMZ
7 6 (15.79%) NAS
7 6 (15.79%) WLAN
8 5 (13.16%) ADSL
8 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (10.53%) Skype
9 4 (10.53%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Billing
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Architect
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Network Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Voice Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) NetBackup Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Network Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Network Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Programme Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Network Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) J2EE
2 4 (10.53%) ADO
3 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
1 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (15.79%) Linux
3 6 (15.79%) Unix
4 4 (10.53%) Android
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 4 (10.53%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 4 (10.53%) Migration
4 4 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (10.53%) Network Design
4 4 (10.53%) Presales
4 4 (10.53%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
5 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.26%) Network Management
6 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 4 (10.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (31.58%) CCNP
3 10 (26.32%) CCNA
4 4 (10.53%) CCDP
4 4 (10.53%) CCSA
5 3 (7.89%) CCDA
6 2 (5.26%) Degree
6 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) CCIE
7 1 (2.63%) CCSE
7 1 (2.63%) CCVP
7 1 (2.63%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.63%) PMP
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) NetBackup
2 5 (13.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (10.53%) AirWatch
3 4 (10.53%) FortiGate
3 4 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (10.53%) WSUS
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Cisco
2 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 10 (26.32%) VMware
4 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 8 (21.05%) Symantec
5 7 (18.42%) F5
6 5 (13.16%) Altiris
7 4 (10.53%) HP
7 4 (10.53%) MobileIron
8 3 (7.89%) Aruba
9 1 (2.63%) Citrix
9 1 (2.63%) Cyber-Ark
9 1 (2.63%) ForgeRock
9 1 (2.63%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.63%) IronPort
9 1 (2.63%) Juniper
9 1 (2.63%) Nokia
9 1 (2.63%) Remedy
9 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.63%) Sourcefire
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