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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 25 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing LAN 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.81% 0.58% 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 4.55% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £180
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+40.54% +5.71%
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
11 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 8.94% 12.72% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 14
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 26 June 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 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
2 1 (33.33%) Postfix
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability

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 (66.67%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) MediaWiki
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Commercial Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) VMS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Database Theory
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) iptables
2 1 (33.33%) Postfix
2 1 (33.33%) Samba
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Control-M
1 1 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Axway
2 1 (33.33%) BEA
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec