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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 39 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing LAN 14 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.13% 3.36% 5.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.21% 19.77% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 5
Median daily rate £275 £355 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.53% +77.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £289 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £389 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.94% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.63
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -12.72%
LAN
South West

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
66 86 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.73% 17.00% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 35
Median daily rate £300 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 16
Median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.29% +109.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £27.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.15 £146.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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
Gloucester -10 2 £210 -40.84% 2
Cheltenham -4 1 £390 -0.63% 1
Cirencester - 1 - -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 20 (86.96%) WAN
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
4 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
4 13 (56.52%) CCNP
4 13 (56.52%) CCNA
5 11 (47.83%) Cisco
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (26.09%) Firewall
8 5 (21.74%) VMware
8 5 (21.74%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) Military
9 4 (17.39%) Service Management
9 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (17.39%) SCCM
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
10 3 (13.04%) Wireless
10 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
11 2 (8.70%) VPN
11 2 (8.70%) DNS
11 2 (8.70%) CCIE
11 2 (8.70%) VoIP
11 2 (8.70%) CCDA
11 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
11 2 (8.70%) HP
11 2 (8.70%) Juniper
11 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (8.70%) Netcool

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) WAN
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (26.09%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) Wireless
5 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) VoIP
5 2 (8.70%) VPN
6 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.35%) DSL
6 1 (4.35%) Frame Relay
6 1 (4.35%) MPLS
6 1 (4.35%) NetScreen
6 1 (4.35%) SAN
6 1 (4.35%) SONET
6 1 (4.35%) SSL
6 1 (4.35%) VLAN
6 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.35%) WLAN
General
1 4 (17.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Network Support
2 3 (13.04%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Network Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.35%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
1 4 (17.39%) Service Management
2 2 (8.70%) Change Management
2 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (8.70%) Network Design
2 2 (8.70%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (8.70%) Network Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.35%) Network Management
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) C++
1 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
1 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
3 13 (56.52%) CCNA
3 13 (56.52%) CCNP
3 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.70%) CCDA
4 2 (8.70%) CCIE
5 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) Netcool
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
2 2 (8.70%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) F5
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Juniper
4 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.35%) Renesas