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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 60 65 79
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs citing LAN 56 48 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.68% 2.73% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.59% 15.74% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 31 9
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.78% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £275 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £525 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 13
Average hourly rate - £11.65 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.73 £17.50 £18.08
% change year-on-year
+7.04% -3.18%
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
483 305 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.12% 17.35% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 169 128
Average daily rate £335 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 24 42
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £41.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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
Hook +9 17 £261 -40.11%
Southampton -9 12 £328 -6.42% 6
Basingstoke +6 4 £325 -23.52% 2
Fareham 0 3 £450 +63.63% 1
Havant 0 2 - - 1
Farnborough 0 2 £313 -30.16% 2
Andover - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 3
Eastleigh - - - -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 70 (70.71%) WAN
2 56 (56.57%) Security Cleared
3 49 (49.49%) Cisco
4 46 (46.46%) SC Cleared
5 38 (38.38%) HP
5 38 (38.38%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (38.38%) Windows
6 34 (34.34%) SAN
6 34 (34.34%) Firewall
7 27 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (24.24%) CCNP
8 24 (24.24%) CCNA
9 22 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 21 (21.21%) Network Security
11 20 (20.20%) ITIL
11 20 (20.20%) Juniper
12 19 (19.19%) VMware ESXi
13 18 (18.18%) OSPF
13 18 (18.18%) TCP/IP
14 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (17.17%) VMware
15 16 (16.16%) CheckPoint
15 16 (16.16%) McAfee
16 15 (15.15%) Active Directory
17 14 (14.14%) Blue Coat
17 14 (14.14%) 3PAR
18 12 (12.12%) VPN
18 12 (12.12%) VLAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 9 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.04%) GlassFish
3 4 (4.04%) Apache
3 4 (4.04%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.02%) IIS
6 1 (1.01%) Lync
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.05%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.05%) MS Project
2 5 (5.05%) MS Office
3 4 (4.04%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.02%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
1 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 70 (70.71%) WAN
2 34 (34.34%) SAN
2 34 (34.34%) Firewall
3 27 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 21 (21.21%) Network Security
5 18 (18.18%) OSPF
5 18 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 12 (12.12%) VPN
6 12 (12.12%) VLAN
7 11 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (8.08%) IPsec
9 7 (7.07%) SSL
9 7 (7.07%) DHCP
10 6 (6.06%) DNS
10 6 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (6.06%) BGP
10 6 (6.06%) EIGRP
11 5 (5.05%) Wireless
11 5 (5.05%) SMTP
11 5 (5.05%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.01%) AppScan
General
1 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.08%) Finance
3 5 (5.05%) Billing
4 2 (2.02%) Local Government
4 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Military
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
5 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (30.30%) Network Engineer
2 13 (13.13%) Analyst
3 12 (12.12%) Consultant
4 9 (9.09%) Network Analyst
5 8 (8.08%) Network Support
6 7 (7.07%) Architect
6 7 (7.07%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Hardware Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Administrator
8 5 (5.05%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Network Support Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.04%) Installations Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.05%) JSP
2 4 (4.04%) SAML
3 2 (2.02%) JSF
4 1 (1.01%) Web Services
4 1 (1.01%) XML
4 1 (1.01%) HTML
4 1 (1.01%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Blackberry
1 5 (5.05%) Open Source
2 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.03%) Clustering
4 2 (2.02%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.02%) Replication
5 1 (1.01%) AVVID
5 1 (1.01%) iPad
5 1 (1.01%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.01%) DTV
5 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.01%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.38%) Windows
2 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.08%) Linux
4 7 (7.07%) Windows XP
5 6 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.03%) UNIX
6 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.03%) AIX
7 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.20%) ITIL
2 12 (12.12%) Network Management
3 11 (11.11%) Service Management
3 11 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 11 (11.11%) Time Management
4 10 (10.10%) Incident Management
5 8 (8.08%) Network Design
5 8 (8.08%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (7.07%) Asset Management
7 6 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.05%) Migration
8 5 (5.05%) Fault Management
9 4 (4.04%) Information Security
9 4 (4.04%) Identity Management
9 4 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.04%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.04%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.04%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.08%) Java
1 8 (8.08%) C
2 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.04%) VBScript
3 4 (4.04%) Perl
3 4 (4.04%) PHP
4 1 (1.01%) SQL
4 1 (1.01%) Python
4 1 (1.01%) Korn
4 1 (1.01%) C++
4 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 56 (56.57%) Security Cleared
2 46 (46.46%) SC Cleared
3 38 (38.38%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (24.24%) CCNP
4 24 (24.24%) CCNA
5 11 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 6 (6.06%) CCSE
7 5 (5.05%) CCSA
7 5 (5.05%) CCSP
7 5 (5.05%) Degree
8 3 (3.03%) CCDA
8 3 (3.03%) CCDP
8 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.02%) CCIE
9 2 (2.02%) MCP
9 2 (2.02%) MCTS
10 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.01%) HP AIS
10 1 (1.01%) VCP4
10 1 (1.01%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.11%) JSP 440
2 9 (9.09%) QA
3 6 (6.06%) SLA
4 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (19.19%) VMware ESXi
2 17 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.15%) Active Directory
4 9 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.09%) vSphere
5 4 (4.04%) Shibboleth
6 3 (3.03%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.02%) ProxySG
7 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.01%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (5.05%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.03%) SCOM
3 3 (3.03%) ARCserve
3 3 (3.03%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.02%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.02%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (2.02%) SCCM
5 1 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.01%) WSUS
5 1 (1.01%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 49 (49.49%) Cisco
2 38 (38.38%) HP
3 22 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 20 (20.20%) Juniper
5 17 (17.17%) VMware
6 16 (16.16%) McAfee
6 16 (16.16%) CheckPoint
7 14 (14.14%) Blue Coat
7 14 (14.14%) 3PAR
8 10 (10.10%) Brocade
9 8 (8.08%) Oracle
10 6 (6.06%) Citrix
10 6 (6.06%) NetApp
11 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
11 5 (5.05%) EMC
11 5 (5.05%) Remedy
12 4 (4.04%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.04%) Websense
12 4 (4.04%) Adobe
12 4 (4.04%) Nokia
Basingstoke
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 25 days ago