The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 55 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing LAN 63 58 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.04% 3.41% 3.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.29% 17.85% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 45 29
Average daily rate £340 £265 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% -29.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £462 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £299 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.78% -6.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 12
Average hourly rate £38.75 £30.75 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.01% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £19.35 £22.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £32.35 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -23.80%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
412 325 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.86% 19.08% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 177 157
Average daily rate £363 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.07% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 57 69
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £15.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
LAN
South East

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 17 April 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
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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +4 15 £300 +1.69% 7
Hook +5 11 £310 -22.50%
Farnborough +1 6 £430 -
Basingstoke +14 4 £275 -29.48% 3
Portsmouth -6 2 - -
Havant - 1 £225 - 1
Aldershot - - - - 1
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Alton - - - -
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 92 (76.03%) WAN
2 49 (40.50%) Cisco
3 45 (37.19%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (37.19%) Windows
4 44 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 37 (30.58%) SC Cleared
6 31 (25.62%) Firewall
7 27 (22.31%) HP
8 26 (21.49%) CCNP
9 23 (19.01%) Telecoms
10 22 (18.18%) Active Directory
10 22 (18.18%) VMware
11 21 (17.36%) CCNA
12 20 (16.53%) McAfee
12 20 (16.53%) Finance
13 19 (15.70%) SAN
14 18 (14.88%) C
15 17 (14.05%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (13.22%) Network Design
16 16 (13.22%) Linux
17 14 (11.57%) Windows Server 2003
17 14 (11.57%) Blue Coat
18 13 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (10.74%) TCP/IP
18 13 (10.74%) VPN
19 12 (9.92%) CCDP
19 12 (9.92%) Juniper
19 12 (9.92%) MS Office
19 12 (9.92%) Degree
20 11 (9.09%) ITIL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (4.13%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.65%) Apache
3 2 (1.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.65%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.83%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (9.92%) MS Office
2 8 (6.61%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.13%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.31%) Acrobat
5 3 (2.48%) PaintShop Pro
6 2 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 92 (76.03%) WAN
2 31 (25.62%) Firewall
3 19 (15.70%) SAN
4 13 (10.74%) TCP/IP
4 13 (10.74%) VPN
5 8 (6.61%) Internet
5 8 (6.61%) Wireless
6 7 (5.79%) VoIP
7 6 (4.96%) WLAN
8 5 (4.13%) IPsec
8 5 (4.13%) Network Security
9 4 (3.31%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.31%) NAS
9 4 (3.31%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (3.31%) DHCP
10 3 (2.48%) DNS
10 3 (2.48%) SSL
10 3 (2.48%) IPv4
10 3 (2.48%) MPLS
10 3 (2.48%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 23 (19.01%) Telecoms
2 20 (16.53%) Finance
3 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (19.83%) Network Engineer
2 21 (17.36%) Consultant
3 14 (11.57%) Architect
4 10 (8.26%) Technical Architect
4 10 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (5.79%) Project Manager
5 7 (5.79%) Analyst
6 6 (4.96%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (4.96%) Development Consultant
7 5 (4.13%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (4.13%) Design Engineer
7 5 (4.13%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.13%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 4 (3.31%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) Sales Consultant
8 4 (3.31%) Network Consultant
8 4 (3.31%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (2.48%) IT Support
9 3 (2.48%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.26%) JSP
2 2 (1.65%) SAML
2 2 (1.65%) Middleware
2 2 (1.65%) .NET
3 1 (0.83%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
1 6 (4.96%) Replication
2 4 (3.31%) IPTV
3 3 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.65%) Open Source
4 2 (1.65%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.65%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.65%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.83%) DTV
5 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (37.19%) Windows
2 17 (14.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (13.22%) Linux
4 14 (11.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (8.26%) Windows XP
6 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.31%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.31%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.31%) UNIX
8 2 (1.65%) HPUX
8 2 (1.65%) Solaris
9 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.22%) Network Design
2 11 (9.09%) ITIL
3 10 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (8.26%) TOGAF
4 9 (7.44%) PRINCE2
5 5 (4.13%) Project Management
5 5 (4.13%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.31%) CAD
6 4 (3.31%) Workflow
6 4 (3.31%) Information Security
6 4 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.48%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.48%) Software Engineering
7 3 (2.48%) Load Balancing
7 3 (2.48%) Migration
7 3 (2.48%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.48%) ITSM
7 3 (2.48%) Identity Management
7 3 (2.48%) Network Management
7 3 (2.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.88%) C
2 6 (4.96%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.31%) SQL
4 3 (2.48%) Java
4 3 (2.48%) Perl
5 2 (1.65%) PHP
5 2 (1.65%) Python
5 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.65%) Korn
6 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (37.19%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 37 (30.58%) SC Cleared
4 26 (21.49%) CCNP
5 21 (17.36%) CCNA
6 12 (9.92%) Degree
6 12 (9.92%) CCDP
7 7 (5.79%) CCDA
8 6 (4.96%) CCSE
9 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (2.48%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.65%) MCSE
11 2 (1.65%) CCSP
11 2 (1.65%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.83%) MCDST
12 1 (0.83%) MCTS
12 1 (0.83%) MCITP
12 1 (0.83%) MBCS
12 1 (0.83%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) QA
System Software
1 22 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.96%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.65%) Shibboleth
4 2 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.83%) vSphere
5 1 (0.83%) Samba
5 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.13%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.65%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.65%) SCCM
3 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (40.50%) Cisco
2 27 (22.31%) HP
3 22 (18.18%) VMware
4 20 (16.53%) McAfee
5 14 (11.57%) Blue Coat
6 12 (9.92%) Juniper
7 10 (8.26%) Microsoft
8 9 (7.44%) CheckPoint
9 8 (6.61%) Oracle
10 5 (4.13%) Adobe
11 4 (3.31%) IBM
11 4 (3.31%) Citrix
12 3 (2.48%) Remedy
12 3 (2.48%) LANDesk
12 3 (2.48%) Veeam
12 3 (2.48%) Lumension
13 2 (1.65%) Sophos
13 2 (1.65%) Polycom
13 2 (1.65%) Symantec
13 2 (1.65%) Avaya
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum + NEG
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago