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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 41 47 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -30
Contract jobs citing LAN 13 8 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.88% 1.62% 7.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.03% 11.59% 34.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 22
Median daily rate £275 £359 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.34% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £234 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £628 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.97
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.72%
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
59 69 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.05% 13.97% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 36 59
Median daily rate £325 £400 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.29% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £15.75 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +2 3 £300 - 1
Cheltenham -5 1 £375 -4.45% 1
Cirencester - 1 - -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 25 (80.65%) WAN
2 22 (70.97%) Security Cleared
3 21 (67.74%) SC Cleared
3 21 (67.74%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (58.06%) CCNP
4 18 (58.06%) CCNA
5 14 (45.16%) Cisco
6 10 (32.26%) Wireless
7 7 (22.58%) Firewall
7 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
7 7 (22.58%) Project Management
8 6 (19.35%) ITIL
9 5 (16.13%) VPN
9 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (12.90%) Blog
10 4 (12.90%) SCCM
10 4 (12.90%) Military
10 4 (12.90%) Service Management
10 4 (12.90%) Change Management
10 4 (12.90%) SAN
10 4 (12.90%) MPLS
10 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
10 4 (12.90%) WLAN
10 4 (12.90%) Nortel
10 4 (12.90%) Windows
11 3 (9.68%) DHCP
11 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
11 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
11 3 (9.68%) Citrix

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 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) WAN
2 10 (32.26%) Wireless
3 7 (22.58%) Firewall
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (16.13%) VPN
5 4 (12.90%) MPLS
5 4 (12.90%) SAN
5 4 (12.90%) WLAN
6 3 (9.68%) DHCP
6 3 (9.68%) DNS
6 3 (9.68%) Internet
6 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.45%) BGP
7 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
7 2 (6.45%) IPsec
7 2 (6.45%) SSL
7 2 (6.45%) TACACS
7 2 (6.45%) VLAN
7 2 (6.45%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Military
3 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Network Architect
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Designer
4 3 (9.68%) Network Support
4 3 (9.68%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.23%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Blog
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) BYOD
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Handset
3 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) HPUX
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Solaris
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Project Management
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Change Management
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (12.90%) Service Management
4 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.45%) ERP
5 2 (6.45%) Information Security
5 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.45%) Load Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) Network Design
5 2 (6.45%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (6.45%) Network Planning
5 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.23%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Bourne shell
2 1 (3.23%) Korn
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Security Cleared
2 21 (67.74%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (67.74%) SC Cleared
3 18 (58.06%) CCNA
3 18 (58.06%) CCNP
4 3 (9.68%) CCIE
5 2 (6.45%) CCDA
6 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) Netcool
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
2 2 (6.45%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (3.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Nortel
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) F5
3 3 (9.68%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) Juniper
4 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
4 2 (6.45%) TippingPoint
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Veritas