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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 50 64 47
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing LAN 70 52 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.13% 2.56% 4.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.46% 12.75% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 55
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£347 £310 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.09% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £246 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £316
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +189.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +18.75%
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
401 408 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.92% 20.10% 20.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 209 185
Average daily rate £398 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.15% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 66
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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 4 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 4 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
Hook -11 8 £381 +36.16%
Southampton -24 7 £363 +20.83% 5
Winchester - 6 £450 -
Basingstoke +3 5 £440 +60.00% 5
Farnborough - 5 £263 -
Andover +8 2 - -
Portsmouth -6 1 - - 3
Havant -7 1 - - 2
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 96 (80.67%) WAN
2 63 (52.94%) Cisco
3 49 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (36.13%) ITIL
5 40 (33.61%) CCNA
6 39 (32.77%) Security Cleared
7 36 (30.25%) Windows
8 35 (29.41%) Firewall
9 31 (26.05%) CCNP
10 30 (25.21%) Telecoms
11 28 (23.53%) SC Cleared
12 22 (18.49%) Wireless
13 20 (16.81%) TCP/IP
14 19 (15.97%) SLA
15 18 (15.13%) Linux
16 17 (14.29%) Microsoft
17 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (13.45%) Cisco ASA
18 15 (12.61%) HP
18 15 (12.61%) Juniper
18 15 (12.61%) MPLS
18 15 (12.61%) VoIP
18 15 (12.61%) MCSA
18 15 (12.61%) Network Design
19 14 (11.76%) VMware
19 14 (11.76%) ITIL V3
20 13 (10.92%) Windows Server 2008
20 13 (10.92%) Service Delivery
20 13 (10.92%) McAfee
20 13 (10.92%) Active Directory

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (6.72%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.36%) Confluence
3 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.52%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (2.52%) GlassFish
4 3 (2.52%) Apache
4 3 (2.52%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.68%) IIS
6 1 (0.84%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.68%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) PaintShop Pro
4 1 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) SaaS
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 96 (80.67%) WAN
2 35 (29.41%) Firewall
3 22 (18.49%) Wireless
4 20 (16.81%) TCP/IP
5 16 (13.45%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (12.61%) MPLS
6 15 (12.61%) VoIP
7 13 (10.92%) VLAN
8 11 (9.24%) SAN
9 9 (7.56%) OSPF
9 9 (7.56%) SSL
9 9 (7.56%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (6.72%) DNS
10 8 (6.72%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (6.72%) IP Telephony
11 7 (5.88%) Wireshark
11 7 (5.88%) Internet
11 7 (5.88%) EIGRP
11 7 (5.88%) LDAP
11 7 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.36%) Gerrit
1 4 (3.36%) JIRA
General
1 30 (25.21%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.36%) Finance
3 2 (1.68%) Military
4 1 (0.84%) Legal
4 1 (0.84%) French Language
4 1 (0.84%) German Language
4 1 (0.84%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (32.77%) Network Engineer
2 23 (19.33%) Support Engineer
3 14 (11.76%) Analyst
4 11 (9.24%) Network Support
5 10 (8.40%) Network Support Engineer
6 9 (7.56%) Consultant
7 8 (6.72%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.04%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) Architect
9 4 (3.36%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (3.36%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.36%) VoIP Engineer
10 3 (2.52%) Data Analyst
10 3 (2.52%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (2.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 3 (2.52%) Help Desk Support
10 3 (2.52%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (2.52%) Network Specialist
10 3 (2.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.52%) SAML
1 3 (2.52%) HTML
2 2 (1.68%) LAMP
3 1 (0.84%) Web Services
3 1 (0.84%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.20%) Replication
2 5 (4.20%) Cryptography
3 4 (3.36%) Private Cloud
3 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.36%) IVR
4 3 (2.52%) Clustering
4 3 (2.52%) CESG
4 3 (2.52%) PKI
4 3 (2.52%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.52%) Open Source
5 2 (1.68%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.68%) NHS
5 2 (1.68%) Wiki
6 1 (0.84%) AVVID
6 1 (0.84%) RMADS
6 1 (0.84%) Frameworx
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.25%) Windows
2 18 (15.13%) Linux
3 13 (10.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (9.24%) UNIX
5 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.04%) Windows 7
6 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.20%) AIX
8 4 (3.36%) Solaris
8 4 (3.36%) Ubuntu
8 4 (3.36%) SUSE
9 2 (1.68%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.68%) HPUX
10 1 (0.84%) CentOS
10 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.13%) ITIL
2 15 (12.61%) Network Design
3 14 (11.76%) ITIL V3
4 13 (10.92%) Service Delivery
5 11 (9.24%) Incident Management
5 11 (9.24%) Network Management
6 10 (8.40%) Service Management
7 8 (6.72%) Asset Management
8 6 (5.04%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (5.04%) CRM
8 6 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.20%) Migration
9 5 (4.20%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.36%) Change Control
10 4 (3.36%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (3.36%) Project Management
10 4 (3.36%) Telemarketing
10 4 (3.36%) Business Continuity
10 4 (3.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (2.52%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.72%) Perl
2 5 (4.20%) C
2 5 (4.20%) Python
3 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.36%) VBScript
3 4 (3.36%) PHP
4 3 (2.52%) SQL
4 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.52%) Java
4 3 (2.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.68%) Korn
6 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.84%) C++
Qualifications
1 49 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (33.61%) CCNA
3 39 (32.77%) Security Cleared
4 31 (26.05%) CCNP
5 28 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (12.61%) MCSA
8 13 (10.92%) A+ Certification
8 13 (10.92%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (5.88%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.36%) CCIE
10 4 (3.36%) Degree
11 2 (1.68%) NCDA
11 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.84%) MCDST
12 1 (0.84%) MCTS
12 1 (0.84%) MCITP
12 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.84%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.97%) SLA
2 9 (7.56%) QA
3 5 (4.20%) JSP 440
3 5 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (2.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (10.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.20%) Snort
3 5 (4.20%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.36%) NFS
5 3 (2.52%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.52%) Shibboleth
5 3 (2.52%) vSphere
5 3 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.52%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.68%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.68%) Squid
7 1 (0.84%) Firmware
7 1 (0.84%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.36%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.36%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.52%) SCCM
3 3 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.52%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.84%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.84%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.84%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 63 (52.94%) Cisco
2 17 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 15 (12.61%) HP
3 15 (12.61%) Juniper
4 14 (11.76%) VMware
5 13 (10.92%) McAfee
6 10 (8.40%) F5
7 8 (6.72%) Oracle
7 8 (6.72%) CheckPoint
7 8 (6.72%) NetApp
8 6 (5.04%) Remedy
8 6 (5.04%) Avaya
8 6 (5.04%) Blue Coat
9 4 (3.36%) Sun
9 4 (3.36%) Citrix
9 4 (3.36%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.52%) Sourcefire
10 3 (2.52%) Altiris
10 3 (2.52%) CA
10 3 (2.52%) Symantec
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Rate: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on skills and experience plus bonus
Posted: 18 days ago