The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 114 122 100
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Contract jobs citing LAN 48 41 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.50% 1.18% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.03% 11.29% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 76
Median daily rate £404 £405 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% +14.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £480 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £381 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.60% +17.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Median hourly rate £55.00 £29.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% +55.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.06 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.39% -11.25%
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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
435 363 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.59% 10.49% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 272 541
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 17
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% +17.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

LAN
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

LAN Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for LAN.

1 85 (80.95%) WAN
2 67 (63.81%) Cisco
3 49 (46.67%) Firewall
4 37 (35.24%) Data Centre
5 35 (33.33%) Finance
6 30 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (26.67%) Windows
8 24 (22.86%) CCNP
9 22 (20.95%) VPN
9 22 (20.95%) Banking
10 21 (20.00%) Wireless
11 19 (18.10%) Network Security
12 18 (17.14%) ITIL
12 18 (17.14%) TCP/IP
13 17 (16.19%) CheckPoint
13 17 (16.19%) MPLS
13 17 (16.19%) Project Management
13 17 (16.19%) Linux
13 17 (16.19%) DNS
13 17 (16.19%) VMware
14 16 (15.24%) Active Directory
14 16 (15.24%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
15 15 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (13.33%) Migration
16 14 (13.33%) Citrix
16 14 (13.33%) Internet
16 14 (13.33%) PRINCE2
16 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
17 12 (11.43%) Service Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (4.76%) JBoss
1 5 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.81%) Apache
2 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.86%) IIS
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.95%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.90%) MS Office
4 1 (0.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) ION MarketView
1 1 (0.95%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.76%) Office 365
2 5 (4.76%) SaaS
3 4 (3.81%) IaaS
3 4 (3.81%) PaaS
4 1 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.95%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 85 (80.95%) WAN
2 49 (46.67%) Firewall
3 22 (20.95%) VPN
4 21 (20.00%) Wireless
5 19 (18.10%) Network Security
6 18 (17.14%) TCP/IP
7 17 (16.19%) DNS
7 17 (16.19%) MPLS
8 16 (15.24%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (13.33%) Internet
10 12 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (11.43%) DHCP
10 12 (11.43%) WLAN
11 11 (10.48%) SAN
12 9 (8.57%) IPsec
13 8 (7.62%) BGP
14 7 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
14 7 (6.67%) Ethernet
14 7 (6.67%) SSL
14 7 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) DB2
3 2 (1.90%) MySQL
4 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.95%) HBase
4 1 (0.95%) OLAP
4 1 (0.95%) OLTP
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
General
1 35 (33.33%) Finance
2 22 (20.95%) Banking
3 11 (10.48%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.71%) Retail
5 4 (3.81%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.95%) French Language
7 1 (0.95%) Games
7 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 17 (16.19%) Architect
3 13 (12.38%) Analyst
4 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.62%) Network Architect
7 7 (6.67%) Consultant
7 7 (6.67%) Programme Manager
8 6 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 4 (3.81%) LAN Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Network Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Senior Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Technical Architect
11 3 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.62%) 802.1X
2 6 (5.71%) Middleware
3 4 (3.81%) HTML
4 3 (2.86%) SOAP
5 2 (1.90%) CSS
5 2 (1.90%) Web Services
6 1 (0.95%) .NET
6 1 (0.95%) Ajax
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.95%) WAP
6 1 (0.95%) XHTML
6 1 (0.95%) XML
6 1 (0.95%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (35.24%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.71%) PMI
4 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.81%) Clustering
5 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.81%) Fixed Income
5 4 (3.81%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.86%) CMDB
6 3 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.86%) Online Banking
6 3 (2.86%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.90%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.90%) Equities
7 2 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.90%) PKI
7 2 (1.90%) Replication
8 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.95%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.67%) Windows
2 17 (16.19%) Linux
3 8 (7.62%) Unix
3 8 (7.62%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.76%) Solaris
5 4 (3.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.95%) CentOS
7 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.14%) ITIL
2 17 (16.19%) Project Management
3 15 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (13.33%) Migration
4 14 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 12 (11.43%) Service Management
6 11 (10.48%) Network Management
7 10 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.52%) Load Balancing
8 9 (8.57%) Change Management
9 7 (6.67%) ITSM
9 7 (6.67%) Problem Management
10 6 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.76%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.76%) Network Architecture
11 5 (4.76%) Validation
12 4 (3.81%) Incident Management
12 4 (3.81%) Information Security
12 4 (3.81%) Server Virtualisation
13 3 (2.86%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.57%) Python
2 8 (7.62%) Perl
2 8 (7.62%) SQL
3 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.81%) Java
5 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.90%) C
6 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.90%) PHP
7 1 (0.95%) C++
7 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (22.86%) CCNP
3 12 (11.43%) PMP
4 11 (10.48%) CCIE
4 11 (10.48%) PMI Certification
5 10 (9.52%) CCNA
6 9 (8.57%) Security Cleared
7 7 (6.67%) CCSE
7 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (4.76%) CCDE
10 4 (3.81%) CCSP
10 4 (3.81%) CISSP
10 4 (3.81%) Degree
11 3 (2.86%) CCSA
11 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared
11 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.90%) MCSE
12 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.95%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (1.90%) COBIT
3 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.76%) Xen
5 4 (3.81%) KVM
6 3 (2.86%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.90%) Firmware
7 2 (1.90%) NFS
7 2 (1.90%) SRDF
7 2 (1.90%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.95%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.95%) vSphere
8 1 (0.95%) XenApp
8 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) SCCM
2 3 (2.86%) Ansible
2 3 (2.86%) OPNET
3 2 (1.90%) SCOM
4 1 (0.95%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.95%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.95%) Control-M
4 1 (0.95%) EnCase
4 1 (0.95%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.95%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.95%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.95%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.95%) Thomson Reuters DACS
4 1 (0.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (63.81%) Cisco
2 17 (16.19%) CheckPoint
2 17 (16.19%) VMware
3 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 14 (13.33%) Citrix
5 12 (11.43%) Oracle
6 10 (9.52%) Palo Alto
7 8 (7.62%) SolarWinds
8 7 (6.67%) Juniper
9 6 (5.71%) F5
9 6 (5.71%) IBM
10 5 (4.76%) Riverbed
11 4 (3.81%) Blue Coat
11 4 (3.81%) Fortinet
12 3 (2.86%) EMC
12 3 (2.86%) Meraki
12 3 (2.86%) NetApp
12 3 (2.86%) WorldPay
13 2 (1.90%) NICE Systems
13 2 (1.90%) Splunk
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