The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 22 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.83% 0.74% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 4.55% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- +28.20%
LAN
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.92% 16.30% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 10
Median daily rate £500 £475 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +50.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £26.00 - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for LAN.

1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) JBoss
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) BEA
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Control-M
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) IPv6
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) DNS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) MediaWiki
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) IPv6
4 1 (14.29%) LDAP
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Commercial Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) CentOS
2 1 (14.29%) Debian
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) VMS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
1 1 (14.29%) Database Theory
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
1 1 (14.29%) Network Design
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) iptables
1 1 (14.29%) Postfix
1 1 (14.29%) Samba
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) BladeLogic
1 1 (14.29%) Control-M
1 1 (14.29%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) Axway
2 1 (14.29%) BEA
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) CA
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Nokia
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Polycom
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec
2 1 (14.29%) VMware