The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 15 23 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing LAN 3 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.16% 3.40% 12.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 23.81% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Average daily rate £125 - £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-11.85% +8.04%
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 Gloucester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 14.74% 14.29% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 13
Average daily rate £325 £340 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
2 9 (64.29%) NHS
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) Project Management
5 6 (42.86%) MS Office
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) Windows
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
9 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
9 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
9 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
9 2 (14.29%) eTOM
9 2 (14.29%) VoIP
10 1 (7.14%) CCNA
10 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (7.14%) Internet
10 1 (7.14%) Sophos
10 1 (7.14%) Mitel
10 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
10 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
10 1 (7.14%) CCENT
10 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Designer
4 1 (7.14%) WAN Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) NHS
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) eTOM
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CCENT
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.14%) UAG
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) AppSense
2 1 (7.14%) Canon
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Mitel
2 1 (7.14%) Sophos
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
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