The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 15 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 16 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.88% 1.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 51.61% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £21.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +37.70%
LAN
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 21.09% 32.53% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 4
Average daily rate £450 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -11.11%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 24 (100.00%) WAN
2 23 (95.83%) Security Cleared
3 19 (79.17%) DV Cleared
4 18 (75.00%) Firewall
5 10 (41.67%) Cisco
6 7 (29.17%) BGP
7 6 (25.00%) OSPF
7 6 (25.00%) SSL
7 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (25.00%) IPsec
8 5 (20.83%) CMS
8 5 (20.83%) Information Security
8 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (20.83%) Network Security
8 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
8 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
8 5 (20.83%) VPN
8 5 (20.83%) Citrix
8 5 (20.83%) CISSP
8 5 (20.83%) VoIP
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) CISM
8 5 (20.83%) Security Management
8 5 (20.83%) Security Architecture
8 5 (20.83%) Cyber Security
9 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 4 (16.67%) Windows
9 4 (16.67%) DNS
9 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 3 (12.50%) TOGAF

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (20.83%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) Eucalyptus
2 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) WAN
2 18 (75.00%) Firewall
3 7 (29.17%) BGP
4 6 (25.00%) OSPF
4 6 (25.00%) SSL
4 6 (25.00%) IPsec
5 5 (20.83%) Network Security
5 5 (20.83%) VPN
5 5 (20.83%) VoIP
6 4 (16.67%) DNS
7 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.33%) DHCP
8 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
8 2 (8.33%) MPLS
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (4.17%) VLAN
9 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
9 1 (4.17%) Internet
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Security Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Security Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Information Security
1 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Security Management
1 5 (20.83%) Security Architecture
1 5 (20.83%) Cyber Security
2 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) Security Cleared
2 19 (79.17%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) CISSP
3 5 (20.83%) CISM
4 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.17%) CCNP
6 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (20.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) NetApp
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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