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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 44 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Contract jobs citing LAN 92 65 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.27% 2.91% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.91% 16.33% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 39 27
Average daily rate £400 £347 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.11% +12.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £317
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Average hourly rate £47.83 £45.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% +200.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.75 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +23.37%
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
544 398 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.26% 17.81% 19.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 221 218
Average daily rate £360 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 30
Average hourly rate £40.25 £37.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +29.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £49.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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 29 April 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

LAN Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +32 26 £360 -20.00% 4
Hook +7 13 £423 -0.87%
Portsmouth +10 10 £358 - 2
Havant +17 8 £300 -
Basingstoke -4 8 £413 -6.25%
Fareham - 8 £625 - 2
Farnborough +2 2 £260 -0.95% 1
Gosport - 2 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £300 -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 158 (81.87%) WAN
2 122 (63.21%) Cisco
3 108 (55.96%) Security Cleared
4 103 (53.37%) SC Cleared
5 87 (45.08%) Cisco Certification
6 81 (41.97%) Firewall
7 56 (29.02%) CCNP
8 53 (27.46%) VoIP
8 53 (27.46%) Wireless
9 51 (26.42%) Network Security
9 51 (26.42%) Data Centre
10 50 (25.91%) MPLS
11 46 (23.83%) CheckPoint
12 41 (21.24%) Cisco ASA
13 40 (20.73%) CCNA
13 40 (20.73%) DNS
14 35 (18.13%) Windows
15 31 (16.06%) Multicast
16 30 (15.54%) BGP
17 26 (13.47%) VLAN
18 25 (12.95%) Management Information System
18 25 (12.95%) Service Management
18 25 (12.95%) SAN
18 25 (12.95%) NetApp
19 24 (12.44%) Network Design
19 24 (12.44%) Cybersecurity
20 23 (11.92%) OSPF
21 22 (11.40%) HP
21 22 (11.40%) Juniper
21 22 (11.40%) Migration

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (8.29%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.55%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.04%) IIS
4 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (8.29%) MS Visio
2 15 (7.77%) PaintShop Pro
3 6 (3.11%) MS Office
4 5 (2.59%) MS Excel
5 2 (1.04%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (4.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 158 (81.87%) WAN
2 81 (41.97%) Firewall
3 53 (27.46%) VoIP
3 53 (27.46%) Wireless
4 51 (26.42%) Network Security
5 50 (25.91%) MPLS
6 41 (21.24%) Cisco ASA
7 40 (20.73%) DNS
8 31 (16.06%) Multicast
9 30 (15.54%) BGP
10 26 (13.47%) VLAN
11 25 (12.95%) SAN
12 23 (11.92%) OSPF
13 21 (10.88%) NAS
14 19 (9.84%) TCP/IP
14 19 (9.84%) VPN
15 16 (8.29%) IPsec
16 15 (7.77%) DHCP
16 15 (7.77%) IP Telephony
17 14 (7.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.59%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.07%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.04%) GIS
5 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.52%) Lumira
5 1 (0.52%) OLTP
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.52%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.52%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 4 (2.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.52%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.52%) StarTeam
General
1 17 (8.81%) Finance
2 12 (6.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.59%) Military
4 3 (1.55%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.55%) Banking
4 3 (1.55%) Marketing
4 3 (1.55%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.04%) Electronics
5 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.04%) Retail
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 71 (36.79%) Network Engineer
2 36 (18.65%) Architect
3 23 (11.92%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 19 (9.84%) Cisco Engineer
4 19 (9.84%) Consultant
5 14 (7.25%) Network Consultant
5 14 (7.25%) Technical Architect
6 13 (6.74%) Author
6 13 (6.74%) Firewall Engineer
6 13 (6.74%) Network Architect
6 13 (6.74%) Technical Author
7 12 (6.22%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (5.70%) Project Manager
8 11 (5.70%) Security Engineer
9 10 (5.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 10 (5.18%) Network Security Engineer
10 9 (4.66%) Senior Network Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) Design Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) Network Design Engineer
11 8 (4.15%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.11%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.55%) .NET
3 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.04%) CSS
3 2 (1.04%) XML
4 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.52%) Ajax
4 1 (0.52%) CGI
4 1 (0.52%) jQuery
4 1 (0.52%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (26.42%) Data Centre
2 25 (12.95%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.11%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.59%) LPAR
6 4 (2.07%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.07%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (2.07%) PKI
6 4 (2.07%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.55%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.04%) Clustering
8 2 (1.04%) User Experience
9 1 (0.52%) CCTV
9 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.52%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.52%) Replication
9 1 (0.52%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.13%) Windows
2 20 (10.36%) Unix
3 16 (8.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (5.70%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.11%) Linux
7 5 (2.59%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.04%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (12.95%) Service Management
2 24 (12.44%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (12.44%) Network Design
3 22 (11.40%) Migration
4 19 (9.84%) Server Virtualisation
5 18 (9.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (9.33%) ITIL
5 18 (9.33%) ITSM
6 15 (7.77%) SDLC
7 14 (7.25%) Project Management
8 13 (6.74%) High Availability
9 11 (5.70%) Load Balancing
10 10 (5.18%) Configuration Management
11 8 (4.15%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (4.15%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.15%) Security Architecture
12 7 (3.63%) Network Load Balancing
12 7 (3.63%) Office Automation
13 6 (3.11%) Data Protection
13 6 (3.11%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.55%) C++
1 3 (1.55%) SQL
2 2 (1.04%) C
2 2 (1.04%) C#
2 2 (1.04%) Java
2 2 (1.04%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.04%) VBScript
3 1 (0.52%) Embedded C++
3 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 108 (55.96%) Security Cleared
2 103 (53.37%) SC Cleared
3 87 (45.08%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (29.02%) CCNP
5 40 (20.73%) CCNA
6 19 (9.84%) Degree
7 15 (7.77%) CCIE
8 4 (2.07%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.07%) JNCIS
8 4 (2.07%) MCSE
8 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (1.04%) CCSA
10 2 (1.04%) CCSE
10 2 (1.04%) CWNA
10 2 (1.04%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.04%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.52%) CCVP
11 1 (0.52%) CISSP
11 1 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.11%) SLA
2 3 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.04%) vSphere
4 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.63%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (3.63%) Cisco UCCE
2 6 (3.11%) vRealize
3 5 (2.59%) SCCM
3 5 (2.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.55%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.52%) SCOM
5 1 (0.52%) vMotion
5 1 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 122 (63.21%) Cisco
2 46 (23.83%) CheckPoint
3 25 (12.95%) NetApp
4 22 (11.40%) HP
4 22 (11.40%) Juniper
5 21 (10.88%) VMware
6 16 (8.29%) IBM
7 14 (7.25%) Microsoft
8 10 (5.18%) F5
9 8 (4.15%) Remedy
10 7 (3.63%) Palo Alto
10 7 (3.63%) Verint
11 6 (3.11%) BMC
11 6 (3.11%) CA
12 5 (2.59%) Brocade
12 5 (2.59%) Riverbed
13 4 (2.07%) ArcSight
13 4 (2.07%) LogRhythm
13 4 (2.07%) Q1 Labs
13 4 (2.07%) Splunk
Southampton, Hampshire
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