The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 11 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs citing LAN 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 9.71% 1.05% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 55.56% 7.69% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £357 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +20.00%
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
18 13 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 17.48% 13.68% 33.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 38
Median daily rate £375 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £34.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for LAN.

1 13 (86.67%) WAN
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) Internet
5 6 (40.00%) VoIP
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 5 (33.33%) TOGAF
6 5 (33.33%) Unified Communications
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
7 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (26.67%) BitLocker
7 4 (26.67%) Canon
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (26.67%) UAG
7 4 (26.67%) XenApp
7 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (26.67%) Service Management
7 4 (26.67%) ITSM
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (26.67%) AppSense
7 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (26.67%) VPN
7 4 (26.67%) SLA
7 4 (26.67%) Windows
7 4 (26.67%) CCNP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) Internet
2 6 (40.00%) VoIP
3 5 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 4 (26.67%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (13.33%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Designer
2 4 (26.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support
2 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Designer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (13.33%) CMDB
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.67%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 5 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITSM
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) eTOM
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) MODAF
5 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (13.33%) MCP
6 1 (6.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (26.67%) BitLocker
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (26.67%) UAG
1 4 (26.67%) XenApp
1 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) AppSense
3 4 (26.67%) Canon
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Sophos
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) Forcepoint
4 2 (13.33%) Nortel
4 2 (13.33%) Polycom