The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 46 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing LAN 15 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.51% 2.34% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.48% 15.70% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 19
Median daily rate £413 £270 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £23.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +5.71%
LAN
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 121 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.88% 14.90% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 58 67
Median daily rate £413 £279 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.98% -14.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £245 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 31 29
Median hourly rate £39.75 £23.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.82% -9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £20.50 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Cambridge +14 9 £413 +50.00%
Peterborough +3 6 - - 1
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 37 (92.50%) WAN
2 19 (47.50%) Firewall
3 16 (40.00%) Cisco
4 13 (32.50%) SaaS
4 13 (32.50%) PaaS
4 13 (32.50%) IaaS
5 11 (27.50%) Patch Management
5 11 (27.50%) Identity Access Management
5 11 (27.50%) Security Operations
6 8 (20.00%) ITIL
7 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (17.50%) CCNA
7 7 (17.50%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
8 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (15.00%) Windows
9 5 (12.50%) Network Security
9 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
10 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (10.00%) Office 365
10 4 (10.00%) Legal
10 4 (10.00%) Symantec
10 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
10 4 (10.00%) Wireless
10 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
10 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) IaaS
1 13 (32.50%) PaaS
1 13 (32.50%) SaaS
2 4 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (92.50%) WAN
2 19 (47.50%) Firewall
3 7 (17.50%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.50%) Network Security
6 4 (10.00%) Wireless
7 3 (7.50%) 802.11
7 3 (7.50%) ATM
7 3 (7.50%) DHCP
7 3 (7.50%) DNS
7 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
7 3 (7.50%) Frame Relay
7 3 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (7.50%) IP Telephony
7 3 (7.50%) VoIP
7 3 (7.50%) VPN
7 3 (7.50%) xDSL
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (2.50%) NAS
8 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Architect
2 11 (27.50%) Security Architect
2 11 (27.50%) Security Solutions Architect
2 11 (27.50%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (15.00%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) IT Manager
6 4 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco Project Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.00%) IT Security Project Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Technologist
8 2 (5.00%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (7.50%) Mac OS
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Identity Access Management
1 11 (27.50%) Patch Management
1 11 (27.50%) Security Operations
2 8 (20.00%) ITIL
3 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.50%) Data Privacy
5 3 (7.50%) Project Management
6 2 (5.00%) Change Management
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.00%) Escalation Management
6 2 (5.00%) Information Security
6 2 (5.00%) Line Management
6 2 (5.00%) Prototyping
6 2 (5.00%) QMS
6 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.00%) Requirements Management
6 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (7.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) CCNA
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (7.50%) MCSA
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.00%) PMP
3 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) GxP
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (10.00%) Symantec
4 3 (7.50%) Citrix
4 3 (7.50%) Cognos
4 3 (7.50%) Nokia
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) Avaya
6 1 (2.50%) Splunk