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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 29 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing LAN 26 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.44% 2.06% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.23% 18.37% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 8
Median daily rate £347 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.12% +71.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £314
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.93% +19.44%
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
86 49 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.99% 11.24% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 51
Median daily rate £330 £435 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £570 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Median hourly rate £40.25 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +7 10 £357 - 3
Cheltenham +4 3 £300 -52.00% 1
Cirencester - 2 £400 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 30 (83.33%) WAN
2 22 (61.11%) Security Cleared
3 21 (58.33%) Cisco
4 20 (55.56%) Telecoms
5 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
6 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (47.22%) CCNA
7 17 (47.22%) ITIL
8 15 (41.67%) CCNP
9 12 (33.33%) Project Management
10 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
11 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
11 10 (27.78%) Nortel
11 10 (27.78%) Wireless
12 9 (25.00%) Windows
12 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
13 8 (22.22%) WLAN
13 8 (22.22%) Citrix
13 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
13 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
14 7 (19.44%) Finance
14 7 (19.44%) Internet
14 7 (19.44%) VPN
14 7 (19.44%) Video Conferencing
15 6 (16.67%) VoIP
15 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
15 6 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
15 6 (16.67%) IP Telephony
16 5 (13.89%) MODAF

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 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Eucalyptus
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (83.33%) WAN
2 10 (27.78%) Wireless
3 8 (22.22%) WLAN
4 7 (19.44%) Internet
4 7 (19.44%) VPN
5 6 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 6 (16.67%) VoIP
6 5 (13.89%) Unified Communications
7 4 (11.11%) SAN
8 3 (8.33%) DNS
8 3 (8.33%) HTTPS
8 3 (8.33%) MPLS
8 3 (8.33%) SSL
9 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.78%) BGP
10 1 (2.78%) DHCP
10 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
10 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
10 1 (2.78%) IPv6
10 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 7 (19.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Network Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Telecoms Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Designer
5 4 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Designer
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) Blog
4 3 (8.33%) Smartphone
5 2 (5.56%) CMDB
5 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.78%) BYOD
6 1 (2.78%) Clustering
6 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.78%) Handset
6 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) HPUX
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Project Management
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (13.89%) MODAF
6 5 (13.89%) Service Management
7 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (11.11%) ITSM
7 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 4 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
8 3 (8.33%) Load Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Bourne shell
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) Korn
2 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
3 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (47.22%) CCNA
5 15 (41.67%) CCNP
6 6 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
8 2 (5.56%) MCP
9 1 (2.78%) CCIE
9 1 (2.78%) MCSE
9 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) XenApp
3 4 (11.11%) BitLocker
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (11.11%) UAG
3 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (2.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Cisco
2 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) Nortel
4 8 (22.22%) Citrix
5 4 (11.11%) AppSense
5 4 (11.11%) Canon
5 4 (11.11%) Genesys
5 4 (11.11%) Meraki
5 4 (11.11%) Polycom
5 4 (11.11%) Siemens
5 4 (11.11%) Sophos
6 2 (5.56%) Dell
6 2 (5.56%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.78%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) NetApp
7 1 (2.78%) Nokia
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.78%) Veritas
7 1 (2.78%) VMware
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