The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 55 77 53
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Contract jobs citing LAN 65 41 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.12% 2.04% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.79% 9.93% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 44
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£340 £338 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -14.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £281 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £403 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+6.92% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.25 £40.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.40% +134.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £32.90 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.05 £48.10 £33.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
LAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
346 413 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.59% 20.51% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 210 172
Average daily rate £388 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £466 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 66
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £10.13 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -19.10%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -13 9 £363 - 4
Hook -4 8 £350 +30.84%
Basingstoke +6 6 £440 - 2
Winchester - 4 £438 - 1
Andover +6 3 £338 -
Farnborough - 1 - - 3
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 100 (83.33%) WAN
2 60 (50.00%) Cisco
3 47 (39.17%) Security Cleared
4 46 (38.33%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (33.33%) ITIL
6 37 (30.83%) CCNA
6 37 (30.83%) Windows
7 35 (29.17%) SC Cleared
8 34 (28.33%) Firewall
9 28 (23.33%) CCNP
10 24 (20.00%) Telecoms
11 21 (17.50%) Wireless
12 20 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 19 (15.83%) Juniper
14 18 (15.00%) SLA
14 18 (15.00%) MPLS
15 17 (14.17%) Linux
16 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
16 16 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
17 15 (12.50%) SSL
18 14 (11.67%) Active Directory
18 14 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (11.67%) UNIX
18 14 (11.67%) MCSA
18 14 (11.67%) Network Design
18 14 (11.67%) ITIL V3
19 13 (10.83%) Data Centre
19 13 (10.83%) Network+ Certification
19 13 (10.83%) OSPF
19 13 (10.83%) A+ Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.17%) GlassFish
3 5 (4.17%) Apache
3 5 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.33%) Confluence
5 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.67%) IIS
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.33%) PaintShop Pro
3 3 (2.50%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) SaaS
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 100 (83.33%) WAN
2 34 (28.33%) Firewall
3 21 (17.50%) Wireless
4 20 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 18 (15.00%) MPLS
6 16 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (12.50%) SSL
8 13 (10.83%) OSPF
9 12 (10.00%) IPsec
9 12 (10.00%) VLAN
10 11 (9.17%) EIGRP
10 11 (9.17%) DNS
11 10 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (7.50%) VoIP
12 9 (7.50%) Ethernet
12 9 (7.50%) LDAP
13 8 (6.67%) WLAN
13 8 (6.67%) SAN
14 7 (5.83%) Internet
14 7 (5.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.67%) Xcelsius
3 2 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.33%) Gerrit
1 4 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 24 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.00%) Finance
3 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.50%) Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Military
6 1 (0.83%) French Language
6 1 (0.83%) German Language
6 1 (0.83%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (32.50%) Network Engineer
2 21 (17.50%) Support Engineer
3 14 (11.67%) Analyst
4 11 (9.17%) Consultant
5 9 (7.50%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (7.50%) Network Support
6 8 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.17%) Architect
9 4 (3.33%) Author
9 4 (3.33%) Technical Author
9 4 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.33%) Firewall Engineer
10 3 (2.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 3 (2.50%) Help Desk Support
10 3 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (2.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.17%) SAML
2 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.67%) XML
2 2 (1.67%) HTML
2 2 (1.67%) .NET
2 2 (1.67%) LAMP
2 2 (1.67%) JSF
3 1 (0.83%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.83%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.17%) Cryptography
4 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.33%) CESG
4 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.50%) PKI
5 3 (2.50%) Replication
5 3 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.50%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.67%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.67%) IVR
6 2 (1.67%) Wiki
7 1 (0.83%) RMADS
7 1 (0.83%) Clustering
7 1 (0.83%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.83%) Windows
2 17 (14.17%) Linux
3 14 (11.67%) UNIX
4 12 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.83%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.17%) AIX
9 4 (3.33%) Solaris
9 4 (3.33%) SUSE
9 4 (3.33%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.33%) ITIL
2 14 (11.67%) Network Design
2 14 (11.67%) ITIL V3
3 11 (9.17%) Incident Management
3 11 (9.17%) Service Delivery
4 10 (8.33%) Service Management
5 9 (7.50%) Network Management
6 8 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 8 (6.67%) Migration
7 7 (5.83%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.00%) CRM
8 6 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.17%) Identity Management
9 5 (4.17%) Project Management
9 5 (4.17%) Change Control
9 5 (4.17%) Open Source
9 5 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.17%) SDLC
10 3 (2.50%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.33%) Perl
2 6 (5.00%) PHP
2 6 (5.00%) C
3 5 (4.17%) Python
3 5 (4.17%) Java
4 4 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.33%) VBScript
5 3 (2.50%) C++
6 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.67%) C#
6 2 (1.67%) SQL
6 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.67%) Korn
7 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (39.17%) Security Cleared
2 46 (38.33%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (30.83%) CCNA
4 35 (29.17%) SC Cleared
5 28 (23.33%) CCNP
6 14 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (11.67%) MCSA
7 13 (10.83%) Network+ Certification
7 13 (10.83%) A+ Certification
8 9 (7.50%) DV Cleared
9 4 (3.33%) CCIE
9 4 (3.33%) Degree
10 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.67%) CCDE
11 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.83%) MCDST
11 1 (0.83%) MCTS
11 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.83%) CCDP
11 1 (0.83%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.00%) SLA
2 9 (7.50%) QA
3 5 (4.17%) JSP 440
3 5 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.17%) Shibboleth
3 5 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.33%) NFS
4 4 (3.33%) Snort
5 3 (2.50%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.50%) vSphere
6 2 (1.67%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.83%) Squid
7 1 (0.83%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.17%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.33%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.50%) SCCM
4 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.83%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.83%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.83%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (50.00%) Cisco
2 19 (15.83%) Juniper
3 16 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (10.83%) HP
5 12 (10.00%) VMware
6 11 (9.17%) McAfee
7 10 (8.33%) Oracle
8 7 (5.83%) CheckPoint
8 7 (5.83%) F5
9 6 (5.00%) NetApp
9 6 (5.00%) Remedy
10 5 (4.17%) Avaya
11 4 (3.33%) Sun
11 4 (3.33%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.50%) Sourcefire
12 3 (2.50%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.67%) Business Objects
13 2 (1.67%) Citrix
13 2 (1.67%) Atlassian
14 1 (0.83%) Brocade
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Eastleigh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago