The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 46 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -4
Contract jobs citing LAN 90 53 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.62% 1.88% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.27% 11.96% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 26 52
Median daily rate £325 £300 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £195 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 4
Median hourly rate - £21.53 £24.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.97
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.72%
LAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
467 443 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.81% 15.74% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 197 279
Median daily rate £375 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £219 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 67 78
Median hourly rate £34.25 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.21% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £51.25 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

LAN
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +18 28 £438 +29.62% 5
Essex +24 25 £275 -19.11% 5
Hertfordshire -5 23 £375 -10.17% 9
Cambridgeshire +28 11 £235 -14.54% 3
Suffolk +1 3 £525 +75.00%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for LAN.

1 142 (85.03%) WAN
2 95 (56.89%) Cisco
3 84 (50.30%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (49.10%) Firewall
5 66 (39.52%) CCNA
6 47 (28.14%) Microsoft
7 42 (25.15%) Network Security
8 40 (23.95%) Windows
9 37 (22.16%) CheckPoint
10 36 (21.56%) WLAN
10 36 (21.56%) Citrix
11 35 (20.96%) CCNP
12 34 (20.36%) VMware
13 31 (18.56%) Wireless
13 31 (18.56%) Data Centre
14 30 (17.96%) Active Directory
15 28 (16.77%) Juniper
16 27 (16.17%) Cisco ASA
17 25 (14.97%) Load Balancing
18 23 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (13.77%) Windows Server
19 22 (13.17%) Strategic Planning
20 21 (12.57%) MS Office
20 21 (12.57%) Internet
20 21 (12.57%) Performance Monitoring
21 20 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
21 20 (11.98%) Cisco Nexus
22 19 (11.38%) NHS
22 19 (11.38%) OSPF
22 19 (11.38%) SAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 17 (10.18%) IIS
2 5 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (2.99%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.80%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.20%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.20%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.60%) GroupWise
5 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (12.57%) MS Office
2 17 (10.18%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.59%) Office 365
2 6 (3.59%) IaaS
3 5 (2.99%) PaaS
3 5 (2.99%) SaaS
4 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 142 (85.03%) WAN
2 82 (49.10%) Firewall
3 42 (25.15%) Network Security
4 36 (21.56%) WLAN
5 31 (18.56%) Wireless
6 27 (16.17%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (12.57%) Internet
8 20 (11.98%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (11.38%) OSPF
9 19 (11.38%) SAN
10 18 (10.78%) DNS
10 18 (10.78%) NAS
10 18 (10.78%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (9.58%) TCP/IP
12 15 (8.98%) BGP
13 14 (8.38%) DHCP
13 14 (8.38%) VLAN
13 14 (8.38%) VPN
14 13 (7.78%) VoIP
15 10 (5.99%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.80%) MySQL
2 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (4.19%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.59%) Retail
3 5 (2.99%) Finance
3 5 (2.99%) Local Government
4 1 (0.60%) Advertising
4 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (44.91%) Network Engineer
2 25 (14.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (11.38%) Project Manager
4 17 (10.18%) Cisco Engineer
5 16 (9.58%) Architect
6 15 (8.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 15 (8.98%) Infrastructure Manager
6 15 (8.98%) Network Security Engineer
6 15 (8.98%) Security Engineer
7 14 (8.38%) Analyst
7 14 (8.38%) Consultant
8 13 (7.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 12 (7.19%) Support Engineer
10 11 (6.59%) LAN Engineer
11 9 (5.39%) Infrastructure Architect
11 9 (5.39%) Security Consultant
12 8 (4.79%) Information Security Consultant
12 8 (4.79%) Integration Manager
12 8 (4.79%) Integration Project Manager
12 8 (4.79%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.98%) Middleware
2 6 (3.59%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.60%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.56%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (11.38%) NHS
4 14 (8.38%) Clustering
5 5 (2.99%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.80%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.20%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.20%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.60%) CCTV
8 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.60%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 40 (23.95%) Windows
2 23 (13.77%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.59%) Linux
5 5 (2.99%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.40%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.80%) CentOS
7 3 (1.80%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.97%) Load Balancing
2 22 (13.17%) Strategic Planning
3 21 (12.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 18 (10.78%) Data Analysis
5 16 (9.58%) High Availability
6 14 (8.38%) ITIL
7 13 (7.78%) Secure Coding
7 13 (7.78%) SIEM
7 13 (7.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 12 (7.19%) Network Management
9 10 (5.99%) Information Security
9 10 (5.99%) Project Management
10 9 (5.39%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (4.79%) Migration
11 8 (4.79%) Network Optimisation
12 6 (3.59%) Network Design
12 6 (3.59%) Patch Management
12 6 (3.59%) Virtual Environments
13 5 (2.99%) Problem Management
13 5 (2.99%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.40%) SQL
2 3 (1.80%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.80%) VBScript
3 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 84 (50.30%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (39.52%) CCNA
3 35 (20.96%) CCNP
4 15 (8.98%) Security Cleared
5 12 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (7.19%) SC Cleared
6 11 (6.59%) CCA
6 11 (6.59%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (6.59%) MCP
7 9 (5.39%) CCSA
7 9 (5.39%) MCSE
8 7 (4.19%) CISSP
9 5 (2.99%) CCDP
10 4 (2.40%) CCIE
10 4 (2.40%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (2.40%) Degree
11 3 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (1.80%) CCDA
11 3 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.80%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.99%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.80%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (17.96%) Active Directory
2 23 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.59%) Firmware
4 4 (2.40%) iptables
5 3 (1.80%) NDS
5 3 (1.80%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.20%) vSphere
6 2 (1.20%) XenApp
7 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (7.78%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (4.19%) Nessus
2 7 (4.19%) SCCM
3 3 (1.80%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.20%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.60%) WMI
5 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (56.89%) Cisco
2 47 (28.14%) Microsoft
3 37 (22.16%) CheckPoint
4 36 (21.56%) Citrix
5 34 (20.36%) VMware
6 28 (16.77%) Juniper
7 17 (10.18%) F5
8 11 (6.59%) Splunk
9 10 (5.99%) Fortinet
10 7 (4.19%) ArcSight
10 7 (4.19%) LogLogic
10 7 (4.19%) LogRhythm
11 6 (3.59%) Novell
12 5 (2.99%) Riverbed
12 5 (2.99%) Tripwire
13 4 (2.40%) Avaya
13 4 (2.40%) Blue Coat
13 4 (2.40%) Nortel
14 3 (1.80%) Cognos
14 3 (1.80%) Oracle
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