The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 25 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing LAN 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.21% 2.52% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 13.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£488 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Communications & Networking Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 12.12% 19.33% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 21
Average daily rate £435 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Multicast
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (25.00%) RMDS
4 1 (25.00%) IGMP
4 1 (25.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) DataSynapse
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
4 1 (25.00%) Xen
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (50.00%) Multicast
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) IOS XR
4 1 (25.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (25.00%) HSRP
4 1 (25.00%) GLBP
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) IGMP
4 1 (25.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) WAAS
4 1 (25.00%) Junos
4 1 (25.00%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) HBase
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) Eurex
2 1 (25.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (25.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile First
2 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) SRDF
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Control-M
1 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) DataSynapse
3 1 (25.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (25.00%) SevOne