The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 40 45 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs citing LAN 25 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.28% 2.04% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.02% 10.53% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 1
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£370 £248 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.64% -1.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+6.92% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.37%
LAN
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
208 133 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.26% 19.36% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 56 34
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 11
Average hourly rate £13.50 £10.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £36.00
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 Hertfordshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

LAN
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Hertfordshire 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
Hemel Hempstead +1 6 £300 -32.39% 4
Watford -4 6 £375 +51.51%
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £360 -
St Albans - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - - 1
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 36 (92.31%) WAN
2 18 (46.15%) ITIL
3 14 (35.90%) Windows
3 14 (35.90%) Cisco
4 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 12 (30.77%) VMware
5 11 (28.21%) Firewall
5 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.64%) SQL
6 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (23.08%) HP
7 9 (23.08%) Citrix
8 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
8 8 (20.51%) MS Office
9 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
9 7 (17.95%) vSphere
10 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
10 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
10 6 (15.38%) Service Management
10 6 (15.38%) IBM Notes
10 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
10 6 (15.38%) Ethernet
10 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
10 6 (15.38%) VPN
10 6 (15.38%) NetApp
10 6 (15.38%) Lotus
10 6 (15.38%) SAN
11 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (12.82%) MPLS
11 5 (12.82%) MS Access

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (15.38%) IBM Notes
1 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) WorkSite
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Office
2 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (92.31%) WAN
2 11 (28.21%) Firewall
3 6 (15.38%) Ethernet
3 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.38%) VPN
3 6 (15.38%) SAN
4 5 (12.82%) MPLS
5 4 (10.26%) VoIP
5 4 (10.26%) DNS
6 3 (7.69%) DHCP
7 2 (5.13%) VLAN
7 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.13%) Internet
8 1 (2.56%) WLAN
8 1 (2.56%) ATM
8 1 (2.56%) ISDN
8 1 (2.56%) SSL
8 1 (2.56%) FTP
8 1 (2.56%) HTTP
8 1 (2.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MS Access
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Gerrit
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 5 (12.82%) Service Analyst
2 5 (12.82%) Administrator
3 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Network Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Auditor
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Network Support
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.13%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Statistics
2 5 (12.82%) CMDB
3 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.13%) VLE
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.13%) UNIX
5 2 (5.13%) HPUX
6 1 (2.56%) SUSE
6 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
4 6 (15.38%) Service Management
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Change Control
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 3 (7.69%) Process Management
7 3 (7.69%) High Availability
7 3 (7.69%) Data Analytics
7 3 (7.69%) Analytics
8 2 (5.13%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.13%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.56%) VBScript
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) Korn
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.69%) MCSE
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.56%) CCNP
6 1 (2.56%) CCNA
6 1 (2.56%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.95%) vSphere
4 5 (12.82%) XenServer
5 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.13%) XenApp
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.56%) NFS
7 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco
2 12 (30.77%) VMware
3 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.08%) HP
4 9 (23.08%) Citrix
5 6 (15.38%) NetApp
5 6 (15.38%) Lotus
6 4 (10.26%) Brocade
6 4 (10.26%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.13%) Apple
9 1 (2.56%) Symantec
9 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.56%) Sun
9 1 (2.56%) Avaya
9 1 (2.56%) CommVault
9 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.56%) Altiris
9 1 (2.56%) F5
9 1 (2.56%) Veeam
Hemel Hempstead
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Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago