The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 45 50 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing LAN 21 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.80% 2.28% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.92% 13.56% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 8
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -13.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £162 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £279 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £309
% change year-on-year
+8.58% +3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £13.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £13.00 £31.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
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
111 118 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.82% 16.81% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 43 39
Average daily rate £313 £285 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% +3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £450 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 24
Average hourly rate £22.13 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £12.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Cambridge +7 13 £350 +32.07% 6
Peterborough +3 6 £225 +18.42%
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 26 (92.86%) WAN
2 11 (39.29%) Firewall
3 10 (35.71%) Windows
4 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco
5 8 (28.57%) VPN
5 8 (28.57%) UNIX
5 8 (28.57%) Wireless
6 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (21.43%) Network Management
7 6 (21.43%) HP
8 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
8 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 5 (17.86%) SAN
8 5 (17.86%) CA
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (17.86%) ARCserve
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (17.86%) Change Control
8 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
9 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
1 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
1 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) Fireworks
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) WAN
2 11 (39.29%) Firewall
3 8 (28.57%) VPN
3 8 (28.57%) Wireless
4 5 (17.86%) SAN
5 4 (14.29%) OSPF
5 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.71%) BGP
7 2 (7.14%) HSRP
7 2 (7.14%) Internet
7 2 (7.14%) MPLS
7 2 (7.14%) VRRP
7 2 (7.14%) WLAN
8 1 (3.57%) Broadband
8 1 (3.57%) ISDN
8 1 (3.57%) VoIP
8 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.57%) IGRP
8 1 (3.57%) Intranet
8 1 (3.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Local Government
3 1 (3.57%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.57%) French Language
3 1 (3.57%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.71%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Network Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Database Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (3.57%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Statistics
2 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) UNIX
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Network Management
2 5 (17.86%) Change Control
2 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (10.71%) Data Security
3 3 (10.71%) Market Research
4 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) RHCA
1 4 (14.29%) RHCE
2 3 (10.71%) MCSE
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) CISM
3 2 (7.14%) SSCP
3 2 (7.14%) CISSP
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CCIE
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) MCP
4 1 (3.57%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
3 2 (7.14%) COBIT
3 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) ARCserve
2 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) HP
3 5 (17.86%) CA
4 4 (14.29%) WorldPay
4 4 (14.29%) NetApp
4 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) BT
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) McAfee
5 2 (7.14%) Juniper
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) 3Com
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