The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 39 41 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing LAN 9 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.58% 2.19% 5.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.32% 14.71% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £303 £188 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.33% -58.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.07% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £22.60
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -11.48%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 68 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.60% 14.91% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 25
Median daily rate £315 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Median hourly rate £43.50 £27.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.18% -37.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucester -4 3 £315 +152.00% 1
Cheltenham +10 2 £278 -11.90%
Cirencester - 1 £320 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 21 (87.50%) WAN
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco
3 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (62.50%) CCNA
4 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
5 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
5 13 (54.17%) CCNP
6 9 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (29.17%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (25.00%) Juniper
8 6 (25.00%) Firewall
8 6 (25.00%) VMware
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
10 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 3 (12.50%) HP
11 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (12.50%) VPN
11 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (8.33%) Network Security
12 2 (8.33%) Time Management
12 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
12 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (8.33%) Network Management
12 2 (8.33%) DNS
12 2 (8.33%) DHCP
12 2 (8.33%) ISDN
12 2 (8.33%) WLAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (4.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) WAN
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (25.00%) Firewall
3 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) DNS
5 2 (8.33%) ISDN
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security
5 2 (8.33%) VLAN
5 2 (8.33%) Wireless
5 2 (8.33%) WLAN
6 1 (4.17%) ATM
6 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.17%) Broadband
6 1 (4.17%) Frame Relay
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) SSL
6 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Network Support
4 1 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.17%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.33%) Network Management
1 2 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (4.17%) Change Management
2 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
2 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) C++
1 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
1 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (62.50%) CCNA
2 15 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 13 (54.17%) CCNP
3 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) CCIE
4 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) MCSA
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) Juniper
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Computacenter
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) F5
4 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) Renesas
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